9,300-year-old mummified bison discovered in Siberia

November 8, 2014 5:40 AM

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9,300-year-old mummified bison discovered in Siberia

The specimen had a relatively normal anatomy despite a lack of fat around its abdomen, indicating it may have starved to death.

Details of the necropsy of the animal, which was discovered in 2011, were presented recently at the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology's annual meeting in Berlin.

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