Basic information
Sample name: Akkasdagi

Reference: A. M. F. Valli. 2005. Taphonomy of the late Miocene mammal locality of Akkasdagi, Turkey. Geodiversitas 27(4):793-808 [ER 2335]
Country: Turkey

Coordinate: 39° 21' N, 33° 43' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: a few km north of Kaman "1 km SSW of Ceritkale village" (Seyitoglu et al. 2005) (coordinate based on Kaman)
"MN 12, middle Turolian" and compared with Samos S3, dated at between 7.28 and 9.09 Ma, by Kazanci et al. (1999)
Climate and habitat
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "tuff mixed with some clastic elements" produced by "pyroclastic" flows (Kazanci et al. 1999)
Life forms: ungulates, other large mammals
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 1066
Years: 2000, 2001
Sampling comments: indeterminate carnivorans are also present
Sample: 2495
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-02-12 14:19:27
Modified: 2017-02-17 13:42:29
Abundance distribution
23 species
2 singletons
total count 1066
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 4.141
geometric series k: 0.7832
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8767
Shannon's H: 2.3650
Good's u: 0.9981