Driver Sierra Blanca fusion coding sheet

Part of the Sierra Blanca, NM project

Creator(s): Jonathan Driver

Year: 2012


Fusion coding sheet

Cite this Record

Driver Sierra Blanca fusion coding sheet. Jonathan Driver. 2012 ( tDAR id: 376473) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8XW4J3X

This Resource is Part of the Following Collections

Ontology: Fauna Fusion Ontology

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Fusion

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
B Fetal or Neonatal
F Fused Fused
J Just fused Fusing
JF Just fused Fusing
N Can't be coded, bone end absent Not Recorded
U Unfused Unfused
UF Unfused Unfused
X Indeterminate Indeterminate
Z neonatal, fetal, or very immature
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
(Note: this code has trailing spaces)
U / Z
F (J)
U (Z?)
UF / Z
(J) F


General Note: Users of the datasets should cite and consult the following: Driver, Jonathan C. 1985 Zooarchaeology of Six Prehistoric Sites in the Sierra Blanca Region, New Mexico. Museum of Anthropology University of Michigan Technical Report Number 17.

File Information

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