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Mastodons

Known as: Mammut, Mastodon 
An extinct genus of large mammals in the family Mammutidae, that fed by browsing on tall plants. Eurasian species died out three million years ago… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Further dating of the Manis site shows that people were hunting mastodons in North America by 14,000 years ago. The tip of a… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
This study compares three extant elephants species - forest, savanna, and Asian - to extinct mammoth and mastodon. Surprisingly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Endogenous peptide sequences extracted from a 68-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus rex fossil bone and obtained by mass spectrometry… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This paper introduces the single-entity-centered setting for transfer across two relational domains. In this setting, target… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We have sequenced the complete mitochondrial genome of the extinct American mastodon (Mammut americanum) from an Alaskan fossil… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Numerous anthropological and ecological hypotheses have been proposed to explain the extinction of many large-bodied mammals at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract We sampled 143 individuals from Rancho La Brea (RLB) large faunal collections for bone collagen stable carbon (δ13C) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mass estimates for a number of fossil proboscideans were computed using regression analyses on appendicular bones to body mass… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Abstract Four major dispersal events mark European Villafranchian and Galerian faunas (about 3.2-0.4 Ma). The beginning of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The vertebrate fauna of the upper Ringold Formation at the White Bluffs, south-central Washington, has been the subject of… Expand
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