Posted tagged ‘Elephant’

Fossil elephants in Turkey

January 27, 2012

Albayrak and Lister have been published a study in Quaternary International about the first detailed study of elephant remains from five localities. The radiocarbon dates indicate the ages to 3500 BP, the range of Asian elephant extended as far west as south-east Turkey. This interesting study can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2011.05.042

Source: west-runton.ukfossils.co.uk

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