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This is a museum quality reproduction of a large Mastodon Tooth, Mammut americanum from the Pleistocene Period (1.5 million years), of Utah, USA. A species of extinct mammutid proboscideans in the genus Mammut, distantly related to elephants, that inhabited North and Central America during the late Miocene or late Pliocene up to their extinction at the end of the Pleistocene 10,000 to 11,000 years ago. Mastodons lived in herds and were predominantly forest dwelling animals that fed on a mixed diet obtained by browsing and grazing with a seasonal preference for browsing, similar to living elephants.

The specimen measures 172mm x 102mm x 177mm.

Price: 79.00




 
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