The archaeology and paleoenvironment of an Upper Pleistocene hyena den: An integrated approach

Date

2010

Authors

Villa, Paola
Sanchez Goni, M.F.
Bescos, Gloria Cuenca
Grun, Rainer
Ajas, Aurelie
Garcia Pimienta, Juan Carlos
Lees, Wendy

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Elsevier

Abstract

Data of high resolution for reconstructions of archaeological site formation processes can be obtained only by the use of precise excavation methods and comprehensive recovery techniques using fine-mesh water screening, followed by meticulous sorting and

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Keywords: archaeological evidence; electron spin resonance dating; excavation; fossil assemblage; mammal; paleoenvironment; palynology; Pleistocene; quantitative analysis; skeletal remains; taphonomy; tooth; Atlantic Ocean; Bay of Biscay; Bovidae

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Journal of Archaeological Science

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1016/j.jas.2009.11.025

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2037-12-31