Wadi Taiyiba (WT6)
Basic information
Sample name: Wadi Taiyiba (WT6)

Reference: L. Maher, D. A. Macdonald, A. Alaica, J. T. Stock, and E. B. Banning. 2014. Two Early Epipaleolithic sites in Wadi Taiyiba, northern Jordan. Paléorient 40(1):73-97 [ER 3086]
Country: Jordan

Coordinate: 32° 33' N, 35° 43' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Taiyiba
there is a "conventional radiocarbon date of 13150 +/- 50 BP" on "animal bone"
Climate and habitat
Lithology: claystone
Taphonomic context: human accumulation
Habitat comments: the main lithology is "clay-loam"
there are abundant "basalt ground-stone implements" and the fossils "result from human activity"
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 161
Years: 2001
Sample: 3363
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-08-26 21:29:17
Modified: 2019-08-26 21:29:17
Abundance distribution
12 species
2 singletons
total count 161
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 2.999
geometric series k: 0.6913
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8080
Shannon's H: 1.9875
Good's u: 0.9876