Table 2 Mapping between the 19 columns in the spreadsheet files and the corresponding verbatim fields and cleaned fields in the dataset.

From: Eyasi Plateau Paleontological Expedition, Laetoli, Tanzania, fossil specimen database 1998–2005

 Spreadsheet ColumnVerbatim FieldCleaned Field
1Specimen Numberverbatim_specimen_numbercatalog_number
2Date Discoveredverbatim_date_discovereddate_discovered
3Storageverbatim_storageinstitution_code
4TrayN/AN/A
5Localityverbatim_localitylocality
6Horizonverbatim_horizonbed
7Elementverbatim_elementpart_of_organism
8Kingdomverbatim_kingdomkingdom
9Phylum/Subphylumverbatim_phylum_subphylumphylum, subphylum
10Classverbatim_classclass
11Orderverbatim_orderorder
12Familyverbatim_familyfamily
13Tribeverbatim_tribetribe
14Genusverbatim_genusgenus
15Speciesverbatim_speciesspecific_epithet
16Otherverbatim_othertaxon_remarks
17Commentsverbatim_commentsremarks
18PublishedN/AN/A
19Problemsverbatim_problemsproblem_remark
  1. Two spreadsheet columns, Tray and Published, contained no data and were dropped.