Mondeval de Sora (SU 8)
Basic information
Sample name: Mondeval de Sora (SU 8)

Reference: U. T. Hohenstein, M. C. Turrini, A. Guerreschi, and F. Fontana. 2016. Red deer vs. ibex hunting at a seasonal base camp in the Dolomites: Mondeval de Sora, site 1, sector I. Quaternary International 423:92-101 [ER 3142]
Country: Italy

Coordinate: 46° 27' N, 12° 13' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "San Vito di Cadore, Belluno" (basis of coordinate)
"Two anthropic layers covered these structures being located respectively in the inner (SU 8) and in the external part of the site (SU 31) and the latter underlying the first one"
the industry of this layer is "Sauveterrian" and there is an uncalibrated radiocarbon date on charcoal of 9185 +/- 240 BP
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation
Archaeology: hearths, stone tools
Habitat comments: the site is under the overhang of a large boulder, but not in a cave
the site was used for "processing of animal carcasses"
"Stratigraphic Unit 8, is constituted by a 20 cm deep layer, rich in charcoals, bones, and lithic artefacts"
Life forms: carnivores, ungulates
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 567
Years: 1986 - 1996
Sample: 3435
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-01 16:19:10
Modified: 2019-09-09 13:20:47
Abundance distribution
9 species
2 singletons
total count 567
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.519
geometric series k: 0.4833
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5702
Shannon's H: 1.1408
Good's u: 0.9965