Data for: Climate, competition, and environment shaped human land use in Late Pleistocene Southeast Asia

  • Alexandra Zachwieja (Creator)



Dataset providing calculation of a Competition Index (CI) for Late Pleistocene carnivore guilds in Laos and Vietnam and their relationship to humans. Prey mass spectra, Prey focus masses, and prey class raw data can be used to calculate the CI following Hemmer (2004). Mass estimates were calculated for each species following Van Valkenburgh (1990). Full citations to methodological papers are included as relationships with other resources
Date made availableDec 22 2019
PublisherUniversity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


  • carnivores
  • competition
  • Southeast Asia
  • humans

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