The last individual of a species is called an Endling - when it dies, the species is extinct.

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For the Canadian TV science fiction television series, see Endlings (TV series)An endling is the last known individual of a species or subspecies.
[1][3]The word endling appeared on the walls of the National Museum of Australia in Tangled Destinies, a 2001 exhibition by Matt Kirchman and Scott Guerin, about the relationship between Australian pe...

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