Pleistocene and. Holocene Records of Antilocapra Americana: A Review of the FAUNMAP Data

@article{Walker2000PleistoceneAH,
  title={Pleistocene and. Holocene Records of Antilocapra Americana: A Review of the FAUNMAP Data},
  author={D. Walker},
  journal={Plains Anthropologist},
  year={2000},
  volume={45},
  pages={13 - 28}
}
  • D. Walker
  • Published 2000
  • History
  • Plains Anthropologist
Abstract FAUNMAP is an electronic database documenting the late Quaternary (Pleistocene and Holocene) distribution of mammal species in the United States, developed at the Illinois State Museum with support from the National Science Foundation. The primary purpose of the database is to investigate evolution of mammalian communities, although individual species distributions are readily examined. With a Geographic Information System (GIS), changes in the distributions of individual species and… Expand
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