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Element: Arizona State Museum Faunal Coding Key

Creator(s): Barnet Pavao-Zuckerman ; University of Arizona, Arizona State Museum

Year: 2012

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Element codes


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Element: Arizona State Museum Faunal Coding Key. Barnet Pavao-Zuckerman, University of Arizona, Arizona State Museum. 2012 ( tDAR id: 376447) ; doi:10.6067/XCV81N80DW


Ontology: Fauna Element Ontology

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Element

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
1 indeterminate bone Unidentified Element
2 flat bone Unidentified Element
3 long bone
4 spongy bone
5 misc. fish frag.
6 eggshell Eggshell
10 cranium Skull
11 antler Antler
12 horn core Horncore
13 quadrate (bird)
14 quadrate (herpetiles)
15 mandible Mandible
20 atlas Atlas
21 axis Axis
22 cervical vertebra Cervical Vertebra
23 vertebra (type unknown) Vertebra
24 thoracic Thoracic Vertebra
25 lumbar Lumbar Vertebra
26 sacrum Sacrum
27 caudal Caudal Vertebra
28 urostyle (Anura) Urostyle
29 rib Rib
30 costal cartilage Costal Cartilage
31 sternum/ keel (birds) Sternum
32 manubrium Sternum
33 innominate
34 branchiostegels
35 pterygiophores Pterygiophore
36 synsacrum (birds) Synsacrum
37 pygostyle (birds) Pygostyle
40 scapula Scapula
41 coracoid Coracoid
42 clavicle Clavicle
43 humerus Humerus
44 radius/ radioulna Radius or Radioulna
45 ulna Ulna
46 carpal (type unknown) Carpal
47 radial (scaphoid) Scaphoid
48 accessory (pisiform) Pisiform
49 intermediate (lunate) Lunate
50 ulnar (cuneiform) Triquetrum
51 1st carpal Trapezium
52 2nd carpal (trapezoid) Trapezoid
53 3rd carpal Capitate
54 4th carpal (unciform or hamate) Hamate
55 metacarpal/ carpometacarpus (birds) Carpometacarpus
56 phalanx- front Phalanx
57 digit (bird-record specific digit in Comments) Wing Phalanges
58 furculum (birds) Furculum
60 femur Femur
61 patella Patella
62 tibia/ tibiofibula/ tibiotarsus (birds)
63 fibula (os malleolaire) Fibula
66 tarsal (unknown type) Tarsal
67 calcaneum Calcaneus
68 astragalus Astragalus
69 1st tarsal (cuneiform) 1st Cuneiform
70 2nd tarsal/ tarsal 2 and 3 2nd & 3rd Cuneiform
71 3rd tarsal 3rd Cuneiform
72 cuboid (4th tarsal) Cuboid
73 navicular Navicular
74 metatarsal/ tarsometatarsus (birds) Metatarsal
75 phalanx rear Phalanx
76 cubonavicular Navicular & Cuboid
80 carapace/plastron Carapace or Plastron
81 carapace Carapace
82 plastron Plastron
90 sesamoid Sesamoid
91 metapodial Metapodial
92 podial Carpal or Tarsal
93 first phalanx 1st Phalanx
94 second phalanx 2nd Phalanx
95 third phalanx 3rd Phalanx
96 vestigial phalanx Vestigial Phalanx
97 phalanx (type unknown) Phalanx
111 premaxilla Premaxilla
112 maxilla Maxilla
113 quadrate (fish)
114 basioccipital Basiooccipital
119 endocranium (neurocranium) Endocranium
120 entopterygoid
121 angular Angular
122 articular Articular
123 dentary
124 ectopterygoid
126 metapterygoid Metapterygoid
127 vomer Vomer
128 cleithrum Cleithrum
129 postemporal Posttemporal
131 basihyal Basihyal
133 ceratohyal Ceratohyal
134 epihyal Epihyal
135 hyomandibular Hyomandibular
138 interoperculum Interopercular
139 operculum Opercular
140 suboperculum Subopercular
141 preoperculum Preopercular
144 urohyal Urohyal
145 lacrymal
146 parasphenoid Parasphenoid
147 pterotic Pterotic
148 otolith Otolith
523 2nd and 3rd carpal (magnum) Carpato-Trapezoid
10110 Incisor Incisor
10111 Upper I1 Upper I1
10112 Upper I2 Upper I2
10113 Upper I3 Upper I3
10114 Upper I4 Upper I4
10120 Upper C Upper C
10131 Upper P1 Upper P1
10132 Upper P2 Upper P2
10133 Upper P3 Upper P3
10134 Upper P4 Upper P4
10141 Upper M1 Upper M1
10142 Upper M2 Upper M2
10143 Upper M3 Upper M3
10210 Incisor Incisor
10211 Lower I1 Lower I1
10212 Lower I2 Lower I2
10213 Lower I3 Lower I3
10214 Lower I4 Lower I4
10220 Lower C Lower C
10231 Lower P1 Lower P1
10232 Lower P2 Lower P2
10233 Lower P3 Lower P3
10234 Lower P4 Lower P4
10241 Lower M1 Lower M1
10242 Lower M2 Lower M2
10243 Lower M3 Lower M3
10300 Tooth Tooth
10310 Incisor Incisor
10311 I1 I1
10312 I2 I2
10313 I3 I3
10314 I4 I4
10320 Canine Canine
10330 Premolar Premolar
10331 P1 P1
10332 P2 P2
10333 P3 P3
10334 P4 P4
10340 Molar Molar
10341 M1 M1
10342 M2 M2
10343 M3 M3
10350 Molar or Premolar Molar or Premolar
17111 Upper i1 Upper i1
17112 Upper i2 Upper i2
17113 Upper i3 Upper i3
17114 Upper i4 Upper i4
17120 Upper c
17131 Upper DP1
17132 Upper dp2 Upper dp2
17133 Upper dp3 Upper dp3
17134 Upper dp4 Upper dp4
17211 Lower i1 Lower i1
17212 Lower i2 Lower i2
17213 Lower i3 Lower i3
17214 Lower i4 Lower i4
17220 Lower c
17231 Lower dp1 Lower dp1
17232 Lower dp2 Lower dp2
17233 Lower dp3 Lower dp3
17234 Lower dp4 Lower dp4
17310 Deciduous Incisor Deciduous Incisor
17311 i1 i1
17312 i2 i2
17313 i3 i3
17314 i4 i4
17320 Deciduous Canine Deciduous Canine
17330 Deciduous Premolar Deciduous Premolar
17331 dp1 dp1
17332 dp2 dp2
17333 dp3 dp3
17334 dp4 dp4
Code Term
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings
The following coding rules exist in datasets mapped to this coding sheet, but are not in the coding sheet
eggshell
350
230
110
231
232
233
310
234
311
91-v
240
241
242
243
320
250
130
132
330
210
211
212
213
7234
111, 113
142
340
220
33, 26
300
unstudied human remains

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Element

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Barnet Pavao-Zuckerman ; University of Arizona


This Coding Sheet is Used by the Following Datasets:

  1. 376485 - Zooarchaeological Analysis of Mission Cocóspera

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
element-arizona-state-museum-faunal-coding-key-REVISED.csv 4.39kb May 8, 2014 3:53:36 PM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America