Paleoecology of Subarctic Faunal Assemblages from the Woodfordian Age (Pleistocene

Paleoecology of Subarctic Faunal Assemblages from the Woodfordian Age (Pleistocene : Wisconsinan) Elkader Site, Northeastern Iowa (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Paleoecology of Subarctic Faunal Assemblages From the Woodfordian Age (Pleistocene: Wisconsinan) Elkader Site, Northeastern Iowa Interpretations based on pollen spectra are supported at a few sites by plant macrofossils and fossil beetles. However, few dated Wisconsinan faunal sites containing mammalian fossils are known from the Upper Mississippi Valley region. Conklin Quarry, Johnson Cc., Iowa, yielded diverse remains Of molluscs, insects, and small mammals, as well as plant macrofossils and pollen, preserved in a swale that filled between about and yr b.p. (baker et al., Moscow Fissure, Iowa co., Wisconsin, provided a mammalian fauna from approximately yr b.p. (foley, The Prairieburg site, Linn co., Iowa, preserved a fauna with a full-glacial aspect, but unfortunately lacks a radiocarbon date (foley and Raue, Together, these sites provided preliminary insight into the terrestrial fauna of the Upper Midwest during Woodfordian time. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 77g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
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  • 024323970X
  • 9780243239702