Definition of Mammuthus primigenius
1. Noun. Very hairy mammoth common in colder portions of the northern hemisphere.
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Literary usage of Mammuthus primigenius
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1. Explorations Into the World of Lewis and Clark: 194 Essays from the Pages of by Robert A. Saindon (2003)
"Moder n classifiers say the Siberian, or woolly, mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) became extinct some 10000 years ago. ..."
2. Explorations Into the World of Lewis and Clark V-2 of 3 by Robert A. Saindon (2003)
"Modem classifiers say the Siberian, or woolly, mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) became extinct some 10000 years ago. ..."
3. The Geological Record Of Ecological Dynamics: Understanding The Biotic by National Research Council, National Academies Press (U.S.) (2005)
"Evolution of endogenous retrovirus-like elements of the woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) and its relatives. Molecular Biology and Evolution, ..."