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General Information

Name: Bisceglie 1

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Repository: Istituto Italiano di Paleontologia Umana

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Cultural Attribution: Middle Palaeolithic: Mousterian

Geochronological Attribution: OIS3


Taxon / Sex / Age Group

Taxon: Neanderthal

Sex: Undefined

Age Group: adult (20y or more)




Pathology / Preservation


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Preserved Skeletal Party: postcranial fragment femur

Laterality: right

Polarity: proximal

Preservation: fragmentary

Preservation Details: Diaphyseal shaft including the lesser trochanter and a portion of the neck.

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Dating Association: Relative Dating

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Linked Files / Pages

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Bibliography: Alhaique et al. 2005; Mallegni, Piperno & Segre 1987

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Linked Pages: Italy - Neanderthal



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