Basic information
Sample name: Wewukiyepuh
Sample aka: 10-NP-336

Reference: R. L. Sappington and S. Schuknecht-McDaniel. 2001. Wewukiyepuh (10-NP-336): contributions of an early Holocene Windust phase site to lower Snake River prehistory. North American Archaeologist 22(4):353-370 [ER 3149]
Country: United States
State: Idaho

Coordinate: 46° 22' N, 117° 3' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "a nine-acre settling pond adjacent to Hells Gate State Park near Lewiston" (basis of coordinate)
there are conventional 14C dates of 10, 270 +/- 50 and 10, 390 +/- 40 BP
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation
Archaeology: stone tools
Habitat comments: "A small lithic assemblage was recovered... the site was confined to a single stratigraphic layer no more than 30 cm in depth... The faunal remains associated with the site indicated that elk and grizzly bear were the dominant economic resources"
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, birds, fishes, clams
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 155
Years: 1998
Sample: 3445
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-01 21:43:32
Modified: 2019-09-09 13:10:45
Abundance distribution
6 species
2 singletons
total count 155
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.241
geometric series k: 0.4366
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6592
Shannon's H: 1.1807
Good's u: 0.9872
Cervus canadensis32170 kg browser-grazer
"Cervus elaphus"
Ursus arctos horribilis56156 kg frugivore-carnivore
"Ursus horribilis"
Cricetidae indet.63
Aves indet.2
Osteichthyes indet.1
Margaritifera cf. falcata1