Tag: "mammoths" at biology news
Climate change plus human pressure caused large mammal extinctions in late Pleistocene
...rred in the late Pleistocene, when animals such as mammoths
and mastodons, the saber-toothed cat, ground sloth...e human Clovis civilization 11,400 years ago. Only mammoths
and mastodons have been found with incontrovertible evidence that they were killed by humans in Nort...
Mammoths stranded on Bering Sea island delayed extinction
stranded on Pribilofs delayed extinction Fossil is...e islands in the Bering Sea Pribilofs, was home to mammoths
that survived the extinctions that wiped out mainland and other Bering Sea island mammoth population...
Bones from French cave show Neanderthals, Cro-Magnon hunted same prey
...stocene Epoch, similar to the saber tooth cats and mammoths
in North America. If further study supports Kurtn's argument, we finally may be in a position to confirm a human role in the extinction of a large Pleistocene mammal on a Northern Hemisphere continent." ...
Blame North America megafauna extinction on climate change, not human ancestors
...te Pleistocene - 10,000 to 20,000 years ago - only mammoths
are found at kill sites associated with Clovis people. As for the claim that human colonization of the world's islands resulted in widespread vertebrate extinction, Grayson said this did not occur simply because of human hunting. "No one has ...
Humans hunted mammals to extinction in North America
... mammals that became extinct are: woolly mammoths
American mastodons three types of ground sloths glyptodonts giant armadillos several speci...