ABSOLUTE AGE TABLE:


Machine Number
Arbitrary number assigned to each locality
 
Analysis Unit
Name of the smallest subdivision containing the fauna
 
Age ID
Arbitrary number assigned to each date in an Analysis Unit so that more than one date can be entered
 
Associated Date
Numerical date(s) for the Analysis Unit

 
Standard Deviation
Standard deviation for the associated data
 
Dating Method
Four-character code used to obtain the associated date
 
Material Type
Type of material dated
 
Lab
Acronym for the laboratory that processed the date and laboratory number
 
Date Position
The vertical position of the associated data in the Analysis Unit
 
Confidence of Date
Confidence of the date as recorded in the site references
 
Bibnum
Bibliography number of information
 

 

*Use of this resource in publications should be cited as:
Carrasco, M.A., B.P. Kraatz, E.B. Davis, and A.D. Barnosky. 2005. Miocene Mammal Mapping Project (MIOMAP). University of California Museum of Paleontology http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/miomap/