Mammuthus primigenius


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Noun1.Mammuthus primigenius - very hairy mammoth common in colder portions of the northern hemisphereMammuthus primigenius - very hairy mammoth common in colder portions of the northern hemisphere
mammoth - any of numerous extinct elephants widely distributed in the Pleistocene; extremely large with hairy coats and long upcurved tusks
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The fossil is a Mammuthus Primigenius, a very old male, which was a pure vegetarian.
However, Mammuthus primigenius (woolly mammoth) is not known from Arizona (Agenbroad, 1984; Mead et al.
Europe's southern-most skeletal remains of Mammuthus primigenius were unearthed in a moor on the 37 degrees north latitude.
The woolly mammoth, Mammuthus primigenius, was an impressive beast, standing 12ft tall, covered in thick, shaggy hair, and sporting an enormous pair of curled tusks.