Tag Archives: neck length

A guide to estimating the age of Masai giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis tippelskirchi)

Comparisons of Schansitherium tafeli with Samotherium boissieri (Giraffidae, Mammalia) from the Late Miocene of Gansu Province, China

Ontogenetic similarities between giraffe and sauropod neck osteological mobility

The Giraffe’s Long Neck : From Evolutionary Fable to Whole Organism

Why sauropods had long necks; and why giraffes have short necks

Understanding selection for long necks in different taxa

The giraffe’s neck: another icon of evolution falls

The Evolution of the Long-Necked Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis L.) – What Do We Really Know? (Part 2)

The Evolution of the Long-Necked Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis L.) – What Do We Really Know? (Part 1)

Fossil evidence and stages of elongation of the Giraffa camelopardalis neck