The fur ranged in length from just a single inch in length to over 35 inches (90 cm).
These woolly mammoth tusks were discovered by Lincoln College (Illinois) freshman in September 2005.
Student stumbled upon finding, while studying river mussels in Sugar Creek (Logan County).
Adult males were about 2.5 - 3.5 m (9 - 11 ft) at the shoulder and could weigh up to 6.6 tonnes.
Adult females were a bit smaller and averaged 2.5 - 3 m (8.5 - 9.5 ft) high at the shoulder and could reach 4.4 tonnes.
Baby mammoths are all special - there are just seven of them were found on the Earth to this date, but I just love Dima simply because he is my countryman.
We together were born in one remote Siberian place near Berelekh river.Mammuthus primigenius, or the woolly mammoth, is an extinct species of Proboscidea and is a little larger than modern African elephants (3.5 tonnes).They were sexually dimorphic, which means that they had morphological differences between the sexes.This feature was an adaption to conserve precious body heat and prevent cold related injury (Hofreiter & Lister, 2006).has high-crowned (part of tooth extending above the gum) teeth packed with numerous enamel ridges that helped them process the tough, grassy vegetation., or the woolly mammoth, is an extinct species of Proboscidea and is a little larger than modern African elephants.