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Canis lupus familiaris (Linnaeus, 1758)

IRSNB M 1939; Pleistocene; Goyet; Belgium

IRSNB M 1939

IG: -       Reg.: 2860

 Aurignacian, Pleistocene, Quaternary, Cenozoïc
Locality: Goyet, 3ième caverne, Namur Province, Belgium.
Description: incomplete skull

-M. Germonpré, Sablin, M. V. , Stevens, R. E. , Hedges, R. E. M. , Hofreiter, M. , Stiller, M. , and Després, V. R., 2009. Fossil dogs and wolves from Palaeolithic sites in Belgium, the Ukraine and Russia: osteometry, ancient DNA and stable isotopes, Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 36, pp. 473-490 (Table 1 ; Fig. 11a, Fig 13a).
-Thalmann, O., et al., 2013. Complete mitochondrial genomes of ancient canids suggest a European origin of domestic dogs. Science, 342(6160), 871-874. doi:10.1126/science.1243650

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