List of South American animals extinct in the Holocene

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This is a list of extinct animals of South America, animals that became extinct in the Holocene Epoch in South America.

Map of South America

Contents

Mammals

Prehistoric mammal extinctions (beginning of the Holocene to 1500 C.E.)

Recent mammal extinctions (1500 C.E. to the present)

Possibly extinct mammals

Birds

Recent bird extinctions (1500 C.E. to the present)

Possibly extinct birds

Amphibians

Recent amphibian extinctions (1500 C.E. to the present)

Possibly extinct amphibians

Reptiles

Recent reptile extinctions (1500 C.E. to the present)

Fish

Recent fish extinctions (1500 C.E. to the present)

Mollusks

Worms

Insects

See also

References

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