Old Crow River Loc. 11A (square S30E120)
Basic information
Sample name: Old Crow River Loc. 11A (square S30E120)

Reference: W. N. Irving, J. T. Mayhall, F. J. Melbye, and B. F. Beebe. 1977. A human mandible in probable association with a Pleistocene faunal assemblage in eastern Beringia: a preliminary report. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 1:81-93 [ER 3120]
Country: Canada
State: Yukon

Coordinate: 67° 45' N, 139° 48' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "a modern point bar deposit" yielding Late Pleistocene and some Early Holocene fossils, although all of the reported material is assumed to be Pleistocene
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: fluvial deposit, tools
Habitat comments: associated artifacts in the same "5 x 5 m square" include "4 core fragments, 10 flakes, 16 pieces of bone debitage, and 1 piece of cut caribou antler attached to part of the cranium"
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, birds, fishes
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 69
Years: 1976
Sampling comments: "the matrix in that square to a depth of about 50 cm was passed rough a screen of 3 mm mesh"
Sample: 3408
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-08-30 21:11:48
Modified: 2019-08-30 21:11:48
Abundance distribution
17 species
9 singletons
total count 69
extrapolated richness: 43.3
Fisher's α: 7.209
geometric series k: 0.8102
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7709
Shannon's H: 2.0286
Good's u: 0.8712
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Osteichthyes indet.2
Aves indet.1
Castoroides ohioensis1
Microtus sp.2
Synaptomys sp.1
tentatively referred
Panthera cf. atrox1
"Panthera leo atrox" (tentatively referred)
Canidae indet.1
tentatively referred
Mammuthus primigenius2
Mammuthus cf. columbi1
Equus (Asinus) cf. lambei4
Equus sp.29
Camelops cf. hesternus1
Cervus canadensis2329 kg browser-grazer
"Cervus elephas"
Rangifer tarandus1269 kg browser
Bison sp.7
Bootherium bombifrons1
"Symbos cavifrons": tentatively referred
Homo sapiens164 kg