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Saber Toothed Cat and Bison

Caption: Sabertoothed cats were not limited by food in California during the late Pleistocene. Citation: DeSantis LRG, Schubert BW, Scott JR, Ungar PS (2012) Implications of Diet for the Extinction of Saber-Toothed Cats and American Lions. PLoS ONE 7(12): e52453. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0052453

Credit: Mauricio Anton

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