imperial mammoth

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He said the bones found in Moorpark could be from an imperial mammoth or an older species.
In the former mint, which churned out $50 million in silver and gold coins during the Comstock mining era, the museum houses exhibits on area history; one of the most impressive is a casting of a skeleton of an imperial mammoth (one of the largest of the mammoths) that was found in the Black Rock Desert.
While there are gobs of dark brown skeletons on display (the bones dyed by the tar that imprisoned them) ranging in size from the smallest birds to the fiercest tigers to the biggest mastodons (the most impressive is the imperial mammoth, more than 13 feet tall, with two giant tusks that extend out over visitors' heads), there are a few that help flesh out the story behind the bones.
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