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Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen

Part of the Little Freeman Cave, MO (23PU565) project

Creator(s): Mona Colburn ; Bonnie Styles ; Robert Warren

Year: 1996

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Summary

Freshwater mussels from Little Freeman Cave (23PU565), Missouri. Identifications by Robert Warren. Data entered from hand written tallies by Mona Colburn.


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Cite this Record

Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen. Mona Colburn, Bonnie Styles, Robert Warren. 1996 ( tDAR id: 402196) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8MC91QM


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Data Set Structure

Measurement Column
Count Column
Coded Column
Filename Column
Integration Column (has Ontology)

Table Information: LilFreeCv-Molluscs-Screen-WarrenData

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Comments Comments regarding modifications, ontogenetic age, seasonality indicators, etc.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Fauna : Other none none
NISP Number of identified specimens with the same attributes.
BIGINT  Count Fauna : Count none none
HumMod Marks related to human modification of element for artifact manufacture.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Cultural Modification Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Human Modification Fauna Worked Bone Ontology
Weath Weathering exhibited by element.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Weathering Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Weathering Fauna Weathering Ontology
Burn Degree/intensity of burning exhibited by the element.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Burning Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Burning Fauna Burning Intensity Ontology
Portion1 Portion of the element. Code(s) is/are duplicated in Portion1, Portion 2, and Portion 3 so that our codes can be mapped to 3 different tDAR ontologies that describe an element's portion and orientation.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Anterior/Posterior Coding sheet for Portion1 (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Fauna Anterior-Posterior Ontology
Completeness Completeness of the element in quarters. Letter refers to portion and number refers to completeness in quarters. These codes are repeated in the Portion columns.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Completeness Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Completeness Fauna Completeness Ontology
Side Symmetry or side of the animal's body.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Side Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Side Fauna Side Ontology
Element Animal body part
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Element Coding sheet for Element (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Fauna Element Ontology
Resource type Repeat of the taxon for use in mapping to Resource Type Ontology
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Coding sheet for Resource type (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Eastern Archiac Resource type ontology
TaxonSize Codes for animal body sizes. In the case of fish, 8 cm size categories refer to total length for bowfin and gar; and to standard length for all other fish taxa.
BIGINT  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Taxon Size none
Taxon Identification of the bone to the finest taxonomic level possible.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Coding sheet for Taxon (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Fauna Taxon Ontology - Eastern US
CF For referred taxa, cf-f means that "cf." is applied to the first name in the taxon field (which often is the genus); and cf-s means that "cf." is on the second name (which is usually species).
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Illinois State Museum coding sheet for CF Fauna Confidence in Identification Ontology
Class Taxonomic group, which most often is a taxonomic class or order.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Class none
Cultural Affiliation Cultural period
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Context Coding sheet for Cultural Affiliation (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) EAFWG Chronology Ontology
Stratum Stratum designated by the archaeologist.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Stratum none none
Level Level numbered sequentially from top to bottom.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Level none none
ContextType Intra-site context
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Context Coding sheet for ContextType (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Eastern Archaic Context Types
Bag# Bag # for the faunal remains.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Lot none none
Recovery Screen mesh size used in recovery.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Recovery Method Coding sheet for Recovery (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) EAFWG Recovery Method Ontology
ExcYear Years of excavation
BIGINT  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Date none none
Site Site name.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Context Coding sheet for Site (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Eastern Archaic Site Type
Portion2 Portion of the element. Code(s) is/are duplicated in Portion1, Portion 2, and Portion 3 so that our codes can be mapped to 3 different tDAR ontologies that describe an element's portion and orientation.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Dorsal/Ventral Coding sheet for Portion2 (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Fauna Dorsal-Ventral Ontology
Portion3 Portion of the element. Code(s) is/are duplicated in Portion1, Portion 2, and Portion 3 so that our codes can be mapped to 3 different tDAR ontologies that describe an element's portion and orientation.
VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Portion/Proximal/Distal Coding sheet for Portion3 (Little Freeman Cave (23PU565)- Mollusk dataset-1/4" screen) Fauna Proximal-Distal/Portion Ontology
TestUnit VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Unit none none

Keywords


Temporal Coverage

Radiocarbon Date: 8190 to 8030 (uncorrected RCYBP, Stratum 4, Upper Tier Area)

Radiocarbon Date: 9330 to 8870 (uncorrected RCYBP, Stratum 1, Rock Removal Area (Test Unit 4))

Radiocarbon Date: 4190 to 4050 (uncorrected RCYBP, Feature 4, top of Stratum 3, Upper Tier)

Radiocarbon Date: 7580 to 7320 (uncorrected RCYBP, Stratum 3, Upper Tier)

Radiocarbon Date: 5520 to 5300 (uncorrected RCYBP, Strata 3-4-4B, Northwest Area)


Spatial Coverage

min long: -92.505; min lat: 37.71 ; max long: -92.417; max lat: 37.733 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Mona Colburn

Contributor(s): Robert Warren

Field Director(s): Steven R. Ahler

Project Director(s): Bonnie Styles


Source Collections

US Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratory 2902 Newmark Dr, Champaign, IL 61822

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
LilFreeCv-Molluscs-Screen-WarrenData.xlsx 87.25kb Feb 18, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 1:39:07 PM Embargoed Five Years
Freshwater mussels recovered with 1/4" screen from Little Freeman Cave (23PU565), Missouri. Identifications by Robert Warren. Data entered from hand written tallies by Mona Colburn.
Translated version LilFreeCv-Molluscs-Screen-WarrenData_translated.xlsx (101.91kb)
Data column(s) in this dataset have been associated with coding sheet(s) and translated:

Accessing Restricted Files

At least one of the files for this resource is restricted from public view. For more information regarding access to these files, please reference the contact information below

Contact(s): Mona Colburn

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America