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big bone fossil from sand quarries in Tunisia
Faten posted a topic in Fossil PreparationI am a phd student from tunisia, sedimentologit, while working in neogene sand quarries we found this big bone I really want to identify this bone, thank you for your help
Human Occupation of the North American Colorado Plateau ∼ 37,000 Years Ago
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsNew Mexico mammoths among best evidence for early humans in North America by University of Texas at Austin The paper is: Rowe, T.B., Stafford Jr, T.W., Fisher, D.C., Enghild, J.J., Quigg, J.M., Ketcham, R.A., Sagebiel, J.C., Hanna, R. and Colbert, M.W., 2022. Human Occupation of the North American Colorado Plateau∼ 37,000 Years Ago. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, no. 534. (open access paper) Formation and Taphonomy of Quaternary Fossil Accumulations: Advances and New Perspectives Yours, Paul H.
Marco90 posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: My collection in progressMammuthus primigenius Blumenbach 1799 Location: Hatvan, Heves County, Hungary Age: 2,5 - 0,01 Mya (Pleistocene, Quaternary) Measurements: 7x15,5x14 cm Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Subphylum: Vertebrata Class: Mammalia Subclass: Theria Superorder: Afrotheria Order: Proboscidea Suborder: Elephantiformes Family: Elephantidae
Study- Mammoths - Climate led to their demise.
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsMammoths and other large animals survived in the north much longer than previously believed. New DNA research indicates that the climate, not humans, led to the demise of these large creatures, Norway Science, January, 2022 The open access paper is: Wang, Y., Pedersen, M.W., Alsos, I.G., De Sanctis, B., Racimo, F., Prohaska, A., Coissac, E., Owens, H.L., Merkel, M.K.F., Fernandez-Guerra, A. and Rouillard, A.,2021. Late Quaternary dynamics of Arctic biota from ancient environmental genomics. Nature, 600(7887), pp.86-92. It concludes t
Woolly mammoth resurrection project receives $15 million boost
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsWoolly mammoth resurrection project receives $15 million boost By Ashley Strickland, CNN, September 18, 2021 Scientists Say They Could Bring Back Woolly Mammoths. But Maybe They Shouldn't Scott Neuman, NPR, September 15, 2021 Scientists hope to create woolly mammoth hybrid by 2027 ABC7 News Bay Area, Sep 16, 2021, video New Company With a Wild Mission: Bring Back the Woolly Mammoth, Carl Zimmer, New York Times, September 13, 2021 With $15 million in private funding, Colossal aims to bring thousands of woolly mammoths ba
First million-year-old DNA extracted from Siberian mammoth teeth
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsScientists analyse ‘world’s oldest DNA’ recovered from mammoth remains up to 1.2 million years old By April Roach, Evening Standard, February 17, 2021 First million-year-old DNA extracted from Siberian mammoth teeth By Michael Marshall, New Scientist, February 2021 The paper is: van der Valk, T., Pečnerová, P., Díez-del-Molino, D. et al. Million-year-old DNA sheds light on the genomic history of mammoths. Nature (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-021-03224-9 Yours, Paul H.
Scientists Find Seemingly Butchered Mammoth on Kotelny Island, Russia
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsScientists Find Mammoth Seemingly Butchered by Humans on Arctic Island, Gizmodo, Dec. 9, 2020 The presentation is: O. Potapova, I.S. Pavlov, V.V. Plotnikov, E. Maschenko, M. Dehasque, B. Shapiro, L. Dalen, N. Suzuki, J.F. Hoffecker, A. Protopopov, 2020. A New Woolly Mammoth, Mammuthus primigenius (Blumenbach, 1799) from Kotelny Island, Novosibirsk Archipelago, Russia. 80th Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting (October 12-16, 2020) 80th Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting (October 12-16, 2
Partial Mammoth Tooth
dbrake40 posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
fgiarro posted a topic in Fossil PreparationHello- I've got this tooth from Mammuthus sp from Hungary (I'm not sure of the exact species, but I don't think is from a M. primigenius). It's not perfectly prepared, and I'd like to clean the sediments between lamellae: since I don't have a sandblasting tool, is it possible to use other easier ways to clean it up? thanks in advance, Fabio
Harry Pristis posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: TEETH & JAWSThe roots, that is, the lower portion of the enamel plates are pinched together, probably as a result of some jaw deformity. (This image is best viewed by clicking on the button on the upper right of this page => "other sizes" => "large".)
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