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Unformatted text preview: - pollenization- micro botanical(spores, pollen, only seen under a microscope)- palynology-study of pollen remains, spores, grains- not readily recognizable plant groups. ..microscopic- i.e. flower pollen at Neanderthal site. .. burial with flowers?- examples:- coporlites- desiccated feces, often containing macrobotanical remains, pollen, and animal remains- phytoliths-(plant stones( tiny silica particles contained in plants,sometimes remain after plant decayed.- horticultural practices-swidden- agricultural practices-cultivation- what are we trying to understand?- diet- seasonality- resource use- socio-economics- cost benefit, prey choice, optimality- availability of resources...
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, NISP, recognizable plant parts, recognizable plant groups, coporlites- desiccated feces, tiny silica particles