The dotted circle in the GoogleEarth view where elevations are 1. Recognized to a depth of ca. Bearing in mind the palimpsest nature of cave deposits, the dating of layer 2 to the time range of the Aurignacian III—IV does not completely reject the possibility that the artifacts contained therein entered the site at Another viable option in Spain and somewhat more credible than classified dating ads point in time during the hiatus between the deposition of layers 2 and 3, i.
Comentario a Zilhao The abundance of taxa observed in layer 2 of Pego do Diabo is all the more striking because of the small size of the mammal bone assemblage.
However, the results indicate an age interval consistent with the evidence from Pego do Diabo and Gato Preto Figure 12 , as well as with the chronology of the Aurignacian II across Europe, where reliably dated occurrences those dated on charcoal samples from hearth features or by AMS on bone  , such as Pataud level 8  , or the Austrian open air sites of Willendorf II and Stratzing  —  , fall in the ca.
The Pego do Diabo rabbit bones exhibit punctures typical of small carnivores, while no cutmarks or long bone cylinders, typical of human consumption, were observed . The Juvenile Skeleton. Footnotes Competing Interests: The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Unpublished PhD dissertation. Movius Jr.