Megafauna: Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South America

Megafauna: Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South America

Richard A. Fariana / Jan 28, 2020
Megafauna Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South America More than years ago spectacularly large mammals roamed the pampas and jungles of South America This book tells the story of these great beasts during and just after the Pleistocene the geologi
  • Title: Megafauna: Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South America
  • Author: Richard A. Fariana
  • ISBN: 9780253007193
  • Page: 260
  • Format: ebook
  • More than 10,000 years ago spectacularly large mammals roamed the pampas and jungles of South America This book tells the story of these great beasts during and just after the Pleistocene, the geological epoch marked by the great ice ages Megafauna describes the history and way of life of these animals, their comings and goings, and what befell them at the beginning of tMore than 10,000 years ago spectacularly large mammals roamed the pampas and jungles of South America This book tells the story of these great beasts during and just after the Pleistocene, the geological epoch marked by the great ice ages Megafauna describes the history and way of life of these animals, their comings and goings, and what befell them at the beginning of the modern era and the arrival of humans It places these giants within the context of the other mammals then alive, describing their paleobiology how they walked how much they weighed their diets, behavior, biomechanics and the interactions among them and with their environment It also tells the stories of the scientists who contributed to our discovery and knowledge of these transcendent creatures and the environment they inhabited The episode known as the Great American Biotic Interchange, perhaps the most important of all natural history experiments, is also an important theme of the book, tracing the biotic events of both North and South America that led to the fauna and the ecosystems discussed in this book.
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