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South Africa / Quagga / Selective Breeding Program #336423

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Dec 15, 1991
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Froylikite, South Africa: Allen Pizzey) Selective zebra breeding program devised by a South African taxidermist and an American scientist to revive the extinct quagga featured; details given; scenes and drawings shown of zebras and preserved quagga foal. [South African Museum Reinhold RAU - talks about tissue he found while preserving the quagga foal, possibility of recreating the quagga species.] Analysis of DNA of tissue from quagga foal said to show it to be a sub-species of the zebra.

Chung, Connie;
Pizzey, Allen

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