The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Equus lenensis Russanov, 1968

Lena horse, Chersky horse

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 4630 ± 35 years BP (GrA540209, CalPal calibration: 5384 ± 58 calBP) (Boeskorov et al. 2012)

 

 

Distribution

Russia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Irena Axmanová, Jan Robovský, Lubomír Tichý, Jiří Danihelka, Elena Troeva, Albert Protopopov and Milan Chytrý. (2020). Habitats of Pleistocene megaherbivores reconstructed from the frozen fauna remains. Ecography 43: 1-11.

Boeskorov GG, Protopopov AV, Maschenko EN et al. (2012). Preliminary data on unique finds of the Ice Age mammals from Yana-Indigirka Lowland. Herald of Northeastern Federal University 4: 10-16. (In Russian.) 

Boeskorov, Gennady G. et al. (2014). Preliminary analyses of the frozen mummies of mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius), bison (Bison priscus) and horse (Equus sp.) from the Yana-Indigirka Lowland, Yakutia, Russia. Integrative Zoology 9: 471-480.

Boeskorov, Gennady G. et al. (2018). A study of a frozen mummy of a wild horse from the Holocene of Yakutia, East Siberia, Russia. Mammal Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13364-018-0362-4 [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/23245/equus-lenensis

 

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