Expert Upends Tasmanian Tiger Photo Claim

A Tasmanian Tiger researcher's claim that he has acquired photographs which would confirm that the creature is not extinct and actually still roams the Earth has been upended by an esteemed wildlife expert who reportedly examined the images and concluded that the animal in question is not the famed thylacine. Neil Waters of the Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia (TAGOA) sparked something of a firestorm earlier this week when he posted a YouTube video wherein he boldly declared that recently discovered game camera pictures showed a family of Tasmanian Tigers. Perhaps in part due to his considerable confidence, the researcher's assertion garnered widespread attention from both the crytpozoological community as well as mainstream scientists and the media.

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