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Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Portion1

Creator(s): Mona Colburn

Year: 2015

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Codes for the portion and completeness of an element. Letters refer to portion and number refers to completeness in quarters.

Element Portion:

AN, anterior

DI, distal

DO, dorsal

DS, distal end with shaft

LA, lateral

ME, medial

MI, middle

OT, other

PO, posterior

PS, proximal with shaft

PT, partial

PX, proximal

SH, shaft

UK, unknown

VE, ventral

WH, whole, entire

Element Completeness:

1, ≤¼ present

2, ˃¼ to ≤½ present

3, ˃½ to ≤¾ present

4, ˃¾ to whole present

This Resource is Part of the Following Collections

Cite this Record

Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Portion1. Mona Colburn. 2015 ( tDAR id: 399091) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8JD4Z3R

Ontology: Fauna Anterior-Posterior Ontology

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Anterior/Posterior

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
AN anterior Anterior
DI distal Not Applicable
DO dorsal Not Applicable
DS distal end with shaft Not Applicable
EN entire Complete
Entire entire Complete
LA lateral Not Applicable
ME medial Not Applicable
MI middle Not Applicable
MI AN middle toward anterior Not Applicable
OT other Not Applicable
PO posterior Posterior
PS proximal with shaft Not Applicable
PT partial Not Applicable
PX proximal Not Applicable
SH shaft Not Applicable
UK unknown Indeterminate
VE ventral Not Applicable
WH whole entire Complete
WH & OT whole and other Indeterminate
WH, PT whole and partial Indeterminate
an anterior Anterior
de distal epiphysis Not Applicable
di distal Not Applicable
do dorsal Not Applicable
ds distal end with shaft Not Applicable
en entire Complete
fr fragment Not Applicable
ie indeterminate epiphysis Not Applicable
is indeterminate shaft Not Applicable
la lateral Not Applicable
me medial Not Applicable
mi middle Not Applicable
pe proximal epiphysis Not Applicable
po posterior Not Applicable
ps proximal with shaft Not Applicable
px proximal Not Applicable
sh shaft Not Applicable
ve ventral Not Applicable
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings
NULL Not Recorded

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Anterior/Posterior

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Bonnie Styles

Contributor(s): Mona Colburn

Repository(s): Illinois State Museum

This Coding Sheet is Used by the Following Datasets:

  1. 401049 - Campbell Hollow, IL (11ST144) Fauna dataset 1/16" flotation
  2. 400965 - Napoleon Hollow, IL (11PK500)-Fauna dataset 1/16" flotation
  3. 400999 - Campbell Hollow, IL (11ST144) Fauna dataset 1/4" screen
  4. 400962 - Napoleon Hollow, IL (11PK500)-Fauna dataset 1/4" screen

File Information

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Illinois-State-Museum-coding-sheet-for-Portion1.csv 668.00b Jun 3, 2016 2:55:13 PM Public
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