1903's 'Devon beast' discovered


The remains of a giant cat which roamed the Devon countryside a hundred years ago have been discovered in the basement of a Bristol museum. The BBC’s science correspondent Rebecca Morelle reports from Bristol, and Isla Gladstone, curator of the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, explains that it could be the earliest recorded example of an exotic big cat on the loose in the UK.

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Apr 25, 2013, 09:51 AM
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PalaeontologyTandF - about 4 years ago

Here's a direct link to the original article from Historical Biology: http://ow.ly/kp7Sa