Footprints of Newborn Straight-Tusked Elephants Found in Spain

Published Sep 17 2021 at 1:22 PM GMT
  • Paleontologists have discovered tracks and trackways of newborns, calves and juveniles attributed to straight-tusked elephants (Palaeoloxodon antiquus) at the Upper Pleistocene site in Huelva, Spain.
  • The straight-tusked elephant is a species of giant elephant that lived between 15 million and 100,000 years ago.
  • This animal with very wide heads and extremely long tusks is among.



  • Published Sep 17, 2021 1:22 PM GMT