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… (More)
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1938-2017
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2011
2011
Failing to acknowledge substantial differences between Darwinism and neo-Darwinism impedes evolutionary biology. Darwin described… (More)
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2010
2010
To elucidate the history of living and extinct elephantids, we generated 39,763 bp of aligned nuclear DNA sequence across 375… (More)
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2008
2008
We used authentication tests developed for ancient DNA to evaluate claims by Asara et al. (Reports, 13 April 2007, p. 280) of… (More)
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2008
2008
We report a molecular phylogeny for a nonavian dinosaur, extending our knowledge of trait evolution within nonavian dinosaurs… (More)
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2007
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2007
We have sequenced the complete mitochondrial genome of the extinct American mastodon (Mammut americanum) from an Alaskan fossil… (More)
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2007
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2007
Fossilized bones from extinct taxa harbor the potential for obtaining protein or DNA sequences that could reveal evolutionary… (More)
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1998
1998
Mastodon (Mammut americanum) remains unearthed during excavation of ancient sediments usually consist only of skeletal material… (More)
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1996
1996
DNA was extracted from the extinct American mastodon, the extinct woolly mammoth, and the modern Asian and African elephants to… (More)
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1981
1981
Stone tools characteristic of the Clovis culture have been found in direct association with bones of the American mastodon at… (More)
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1970
1970
Counts of the population densities of secondary osteons allow the determination of the haversian bone formation rate without the… (More)
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