Mas d'Azil
Basic information
Sample name: Mas d'Azil

Reference: M. Patou. 1984. La faune de la Galerie Rive Droite du Mas d'Azil (Ariège): données paléoclimatiques et paléthnographiques. Bulletin de la Société préhistorique française 81(10/12):311-319 [ER 3099]
Geography
Country: France

Coordinate: 43° 5' N, 1° 22' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "au Mas d'Azil dans la Galerie Rive Droite (de l'Arize)" (coordinate based on Le Mas d'Azil)
"de l'époque magdalénienne"
there are dates of "13 400 +/- 100 ans BP... et 13 200 +/- 110 BP" (calibration not discussed)
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: cave, tools
Habitat comments: "industries lithique et osseuse et faune" are present
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, ungulates, other small mammals
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 2009
Years: 1937 - 1943
Sampling comments: small vertebrates are present but not listed or counted
Metadata
Sample: 3382
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-08-28 07:58:07
Modified: 2019-08-28 07:58:07
Abundance distribution
14 species
1 singleton
total count 2009
Fisher's α: 2.029
geometric series k: 0.5772
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5402
Shannon's H: 1.1006
Good's u: 0.9995
Register
Rangifer tarandus1268105 kg
Cervus elaphus464
Equus ferus174
"Equus ferus caballus"
Bos primigenius17
Bison priscus9
Capreolus capreolus222 kg browser
Rupicapra rupicapra1328 kg
Capra pyrenaica20
"Capra ibex pyrenaica"
Sus scrofa254 kg herbivore
Canis lupus1144 kg carnivore
Ursus spelaeus4
Crocuta crocuta spelaea466 kg carnivore
"Crocuta spelaea"
Vulpes vulpes205.3 kg carnivore-insectivore
Oryctolagus cuniculus12.5 kg browser-grazer