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Woolly mammoth

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The woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) is a species of mammoth that lived during the ..... An adult of six tonnes would need to eat 180 kg (397 lb) daily, and may have foraged as long as twenty ...

Woolly mammoth diet mystery solved by DNA analysis - Technology ...

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Feb 5, 2014 ... What did giant mammals like woolly mammoths eat when they roamed the Arctic during the last ice age? A DNA analysis has solved that ...

What did the woolly mammoth eat? | Reference.com

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DNA analysis of fossilized woolly mammoth stomach contents shows that they mainly subsisted on small, nutritious flowering plants called forbs. Modern-day ...

Woolly Mammoth (Mammuthus Primigenius) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...

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The woolly mammoth was an enormous mammal that once roamed the vast frozen, northern landscapes in large size. ... Woolly mammoths would have eaten similar vegetation to modern-day ... "love mammouth why did they die out :(" ...

Woolly Mammoths' Taste For Flowers May Have Been Their ... - NPR

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Feb 5, 2014 ... New research shows a big part of the woolly mammoth's diet was made up of tiny ... When the flowers disappeared, the mammoths did, too. ... source food that these animals were eating were in fact the flowering plants and ...

How did woolly mammoths eat enough grass during the ice age to ...

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I just have seen so much imagery of woolly mammoths living in snowy conditions, how could they have survived when their eating requirements must have been ...

Woolly Mammoth Facts – Woolly Mammoth Habitat and Diet - Woolly ...

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Jul 3, 2012 ... Here are some interesting Woolly mammoth facts that your kid would ... Some research shows that they were fond of eating birch trees. Woolly ...

Woolly Mammoths and Rhinos Ate Flowers - Live Science

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Feb 5, 2014 ... Woolly mammoths and rhinos ate more flowering plants and fewer grasses than previously thought.

What did Woolly Mammoths eat - Answers.com

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The Woolly mammoth used its incisors (tusks) to dig in the snow and pick up plants and tree parts to eat.

Woolly Mammoth - National Geographic Kids

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Woolly mammoths are extinct relatives of today's elephants. ... Mammoths were herbivores and ate mostly grass, but also ate other types of plants and flowers.

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What Did Mammoths Eat? - Mammoth Discovery

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Mammoths were herbivores — they ate plants. More specifically, they were grazers — they ate grass. How do we know? Mastodons are closely related to ...

What did the woolly mammoth eat? | Science Focus

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The ancestral mammoth (Mammuthus meridionalis) lived in warm tropical forests about 4.8 million years ago and probably had a similar diet to the modern ...

About Mammoths - University of California Museum of Paleontology

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The bones belonged to the woolly mammoth, later considered to be a distinct ... If mammoths were similar to elephants in their eating habits, they were very ... So, though primarily a grazer, the Columbian mammoth did a bit of browsing as well.