Cave lions – Cause of their extinction

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Cave lions – With accurate analysis of the bones of extinct Cave lions that the cause of their extinction was narrow specialization Nutrition. Research collagen have shown that these animals mainly liked to the reindeer that consume lichens. With the change in climate 19 thousand. years ago, this type of lichens disappeared from Europe, which began dying reindeer. Cave lions also not able to adapt to new conditions, and consequently became extinct.

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