Mammoths and the environment [E-Book] / Valentina V. Ukraintseva, State Biosphere Reserve "Taymyrskiy", Department of Research Investigations, Russia.
Ukraintseva, Valentina V., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (xi, 346 pages)
englisch
9781139225328
9781107027169
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Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. Introduction. 1. Some pages of history ; 2. Materials and methods ; 3. The mammoth faunal complex
  • Part 2. The mammoth fauna : unique discoveries in Siberia. 4. The Berezovka mammoth ; 5. The Taymyr mammoth ; 6. The Selerikan horse ; 7. The Mylakhchin bison ; 8. The Shandrin mammoth ; 9. The Kirgilyakh mammoth ; 10. The Khatanga mammoth ; 11. The Yuribei mammoth ; 12. The Jarkov mammoth ; 13. The mammoth fauna of the Berelekh River basin
  • Part 3. Solving the mysteries of the late Pleistocene environment and fauna. 14. Food remains of fossil herbivorous mammals, and floras of the past ; 15. The vegetation and climate of Siberia in the late Pleistocene and Holocene ; 16. Why did the mammoths die out so quickly? ; 17. Conclusions.