Mammoth 'cousin' skeleton found

First such find in Italy

(ANSA) - Campobasso, November 28 - The skeleton of a cousin of the wooly mammoth was found in the Sila region of Calabria recently, sources said Tuesday.
    The complete skeleton of Elephas Antiquus was found by a Molise university team led by Antonella Minelli.
    "It's an exceptional find," they said.
    It was the first such find in Italy.
   

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