Diet and habitat of mesomammals and megamammals from Cedral, San Luis Potosí, México

  title={Diet and habitat of mesomammals and megamammals from Cedral, San Luis Potos{\'i}, M{\'e}xico},
  author={V{\'i}ctor Adri{\'a}n P{\'e}rez-Crespo and Joaqu{\'i}n Arroyo‐Cabrales and Pedro Morales-Puente and Edith Cienfuegos-Alvarado and Francisco J. Otero},
  journal={Geological Magazine},
  pages={674 - 684}
Abstract Using carbon and oxygen isotopic relationships from dental enamel, diet and habitat were inferred for both mesomammals and megamammals that lived in Cedral (San Luis Potosi, north-central México) during Late Pleistocene time. δ13C and δ18O values show that bison, some horses and mammoth were eating C4 plants and lived in open areas, while tapir, camel and some llamas ate C3 plants and inhabited closed areas. All other studied herbivores (pronghorn, glyptodont, mylodont ground sloth… 
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