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M & M Mastodon Site

AZ: Yavapai Co., 1208 m


M & M Mastodon SiteAge. Late Wisconsin. Sediments around the mastodont ranged from 10,360 to 10,960 BP (Pasenko 2011).

General Description. Base of a channel fill incised into alluvial sediments (Pasenko 2011).

Discussion. Pollen studies suggest deposition during the Clovis Drought followed by a return to more mesic conditions (Minckley et al. 1997).


Mammut americanum—American Mastodont (Pasenko 2011)

Literature. Minckley et al. 1997; Pasenko 2011.


Last Update: 21 Mar 2013