Soil Systems, Inc. Provenience Integrity Coding Sheet

Year: 2007


Soil Systems, Inc. used this coding scheme to record the integrity of provenience designation units and/or collection units. The codes record the presence or absence of disturbance. If present, the codes record the primary type of disturbance that has impacted the provenience/collection unit.

Cite this Record

Soil Systems, Inc. Provenience Integrity Coding Sheet. 2007 ( tDAR id: 6322) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8XG9PQF

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Modification

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
1 Undisturbed (AA)
2 Eroded or Slopewashed (C)
3 Historic Disturbance <1/2 (A)
4 Historic Disturbance >1/2 (B)
5 Prehistoric Disturbance <1/2 (A)
6 Prehistoric Disturbance >1/2 (B)
7 Rodents, Roots, etc. < 1/2 (A)
8 Rodents, Roots, etc. > 1/2 (A)
9 Other <1/2 (A)
10 Other >1/2 (B)
11 Combination <1/2 (C)
12 Combination >1/2 (C)
99 Indeterminate
Code Term Description
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings

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