To access the Data Archive, please
contact Peter Ungar for a
login ID and password. Once you have been assigned a login,
you may access the archive here.
The Data Archive is organized by species
and/or publications and is posted as .sur files. Sur files can be processed in
Toothfrax and may also be opened in SolarMap software
All files in the archive have been
leveled and edited to remove defects.
Data may be used with citation. Please
Ungar, Peter S. (2007). Dental Microwear
– Reconstructing Diets in Human Ancestors and Other Fossil
Primates: Data Archive. May 8, 2007. [Date of access]
Scott, R.S., P.S. Ungar, T.S.
Brown, B.E. Childs, M.F. Teaford &
A. Walker (2006). Dental
microwear texture analysis: technical considerations. Journal of Human Evolution 51 (2006) 339-349 [ http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2006.04.006
(for ape data)
P.S., R.S. Scott, J.R. Scott & M.F. Teaford (in
press). Dental microwear analysis: historical perespectives
and new approaches. In: Technique
and Application in Dental Anthropology (J. Irish & G.
(for bovid data)
G. Merceron, & R.S. Scott. (in press). Dental microwear texture
analysis of Varswater bovids and early Pliocene
paleoenvironments of Langebaanweg, Western Cape Province,
South Africa. Journal of Mammalian Evolution.
You may access the complete archive of
dental microwear surfaces by clicking below and entering your
login ID and password:
ARCHIVE OF DENTAL MICROWEAR SURFACES