Pleistocene mammals of Europe. by Björn Kurtén

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Places:

  • Europe.

Subjects:

  • Mammals, Fossil.,
  • Paleontology -- Pleistocene.,
  • Paleontology -- Europe.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 286-303.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE881 .K8 1968b
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5620953M
LC Control Number68029953

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Pleistocene mammals of Europe by Björn Kurtén; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fossil Mammals, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology; Places: Europe; Times: Pleistocene.

Pleistocene Epoch - Pleistocene Epoch - Megafaunal extinctions: The end of the Pleistocene was marked by the extinction of many genera of large mammals, including mammoths, mastodons, ground sloths, and giant beavers.

The extinction event is most distinct in North America, where 32 genera of large mammals vanished during an interval of about 2, years, centred on 11, bp. N1 - Pt.A: A preliminary treatise on the relation of the pleistocene mammalia to those now living in Europe by W.

Boyd Dawkins, v British pleistocene felidae (in 4 pts.) by W. Boyd Dawkins and W. "To date, the primary information on Pleistocene amphibians and reptiles from Europe has been widely scattered through the paleontological and zooarchaeological literature.

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For each species there is a description of its descent and migration history, its range, and its mode of life. This list of extinct animals in Europe features the animals that have become extinct on the European continent and some in other dependent territories of European countries.

While most of the animals in the recent Holocene have a human-caused extinction, Pleistocene extinctions and early Holocene extinctions are contested. Many theories of the cause of their extinction have been presented.

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The Pleistocene (/ ˈ p l aɪ s. t ə ˌ s iː n,-t oʊ-/ PLYSE-tə-seen, -⁠toh- often colloquially referred to as the Ice Age) is the geological epoch that lasted from about 2, to 11, years ago, spanning the world's most recent period of repeated end of the Pleistocene corresponds with the end of the last glacial period and also with the end of the Paleolithic age.Many of the most famous Pleistocene mammals remains are from Russia, including frozen mammoths that still contain stomach contents, hair, DNA, and muscle.

The Paleontological Institute has a large collection of Pleistocene mammals from Russia, the former Soviet Union, and .Late Pleistocene Mammals Many of the animals that lived in the U.S.

Midwest during the late Pleistocene are now extinct or have migrated to new areas. For example, today arctic ground squirrels are restricted to Alaska and northwestern Canada, and year old remains have been found in eastern Iowa.

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