Fossil Guy Series: Rise of Mammals


MacBride Hall
University of Iowa Campus
Iowa City, IA

Ph. 319.335.0606


Series continues at 2 p.m. with “The Rise of Mammals.” Presentations are geared toward elementary-age children. The free public events are held in Macbride Auditorium.

What were mammals like during the Age of Dinosaurs? What are some of the major groups of mammals and when did they appear in the fossil record? What can we learn about the diets of these many fossil mammals by studying their teeth? This program will answer these questions by focusing on three major groups of mammals. 







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