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I need help to identify the type of bone and if possible family or species.
These bones were recovered from an archaeological site on the Atlantic coast, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

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In the course of my dissertation research, I have come across three mystery fish species / bones. I have figured out the element, but I cannot figure out the species. I am unable to find a match in my available comparative…

Dear all,

I study the fauna of a medieval/modern site in France (La Rochelle) and I found a rather large fish vertebra. I have no collection or manual available to identify the specie. I know that vertebrae aren't the easier bones to determine but…

The publication by A.T. Clason on the wild mammals, fish and cattle from the sites of Padina and Starčevo in Serbia.

This bone was excavated from a site in Fishtown, located in North Philadelphia. The site dates to the late 18th and early 19th centuries. This particular piece came from either a privy or a cistern deposit. Our best guess is that it is some sort of…

The 16th international meeting of the Fish Remains Working Group (FRWG) will be held in Israel, from October 23rd to October 31tst 2011. The aim of the meeting is to get-together researchers involved in the study of fish exploitation in the past…