About the Authors

Anil K. Pokharia

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeosciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Rajesh Agnihotri

Roles Conceptualization, Investigation, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

rajesh.agnihotri@bsip.res.in, rajagni9@gmail.com

Affiliation Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeosciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Shalini Sharma

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Validation

Affiliation Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeosciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Sunil Bajpai

Roles Conceptualization, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeosciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Jitendra Nath

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Investigation, Resources

Affiliation Archaeological Survey of India, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

R. N. Kumaran

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Resources

Affiliation Archaeological Survey of India, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

Bipin Chandra Negi

Roles Data curation, Investigation

Affiliation Archaeological Survey of India, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.