Radiocarbon chronologies and extinction dynamics of the Late Quaternary mammalian megafauna of the Taimyr Peninsula, Russian Federation

  title={Radiocarbon chronologies and extinction dynamics of the Late Quaternary mammalian megafauna of the Taimyr Peninsula, Russian Federation},
  author={Rde MacPhee and Alexey N. Tikhonov and Dick Mol and CD Maliave and van der Johannes Plicht and Adam M. Greenwood and Clare. Flemming and Larry D. Agenbroad and Ross D.E. Macphee and Alexei N. Tikhonov and Christian de Marliave and Alex D. Greenwood},
  journal={Journal of Archaeological Science},
Abstract This paper presents 75 new radiocarbon dates based on late Quaternary mammal remains recovered from eastern Taimyr Peninsula and adjacent parts of the northern Siberian lowlands, Russian Federation, including specimens of woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius), steppe bison (Bison priscus), muskox (Ovibos moschatus), moose (Alces alces), reindeer (Rangifer tarandus), horse (Equus caballus) and wolf (Canis lupus). New evidence permits reanalysis of megafaunal extinction dynamics in the… Expand
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