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Painting the last South China tiger

By: Lea Holland on Feb. 20, 2010, 5:29 a.m.
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Photo: ZUMA Press

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There are nine subspecies of tigers, and three are now extinct (Bali, Javan and Caspian). Surviving subspecies are Siberian, Bengal, Sumatran, Indo-Chinese, Malayan and the South China Tiger.