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Re: Genyornis (?) depicted in ancient Aboriginal rock art and other paleo news
I fail to see why survival of some megafaunal elements in some parts of
Australia long after original contact negates the possibility that humans had a
role in their increasing rarity and eventual disappearance elsewhere.
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From: Richard W. Travsky <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, July 8, 2013 10:09:31 AM
Subject: Re: Genyornis (?) depicted in ancient Aboriginal rock art and other
On Mon, 8 Jul 2013, David Marjanovic wrote:
> OK, so, Last Glacial Maximum did it.
> But why the last one and none of the previous ones? Wasn't the
> 2nd-to-last one a bit worse than the last one?
Possibly the extra factor of having to deal with a new predator
in the neighborhood (i.e., humans)...