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Yakalxiu (YKL)

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Country, Bundesstaat Mexiko, Yucatán (MX-YUC)
Coordinates 20.182217 N, -89.500367 E
Number of Inscriptions
After Morley (1948)
After Riese (1976)

Site code YKL given by Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (1999:187-189; 2012; 2016); cited by Riese (2004).
Location unverified, position recorded as 16Q BT386334 by Garza Tarazona & Kurjack (1980); and recorded Yakalxiu by Karl Herbert Mayer with a handheld Global Positioning System (GPS) in 2014.


Andrews, George F.
1990 Architectural Survey Puuc Region: 1984 Field Season. Vol. 7. University of Oregon, Eugene, OR.
Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (CMHI)
1999 Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions. Volume 6, Part 3: Tonina (by Ian Graham and Peter Mathews). Cambridge, Massachusetts: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.
2012 Site Codes (updated July 2012). http://peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2012_forWeb.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed July 23, 2015)
2016 Site Codes (updated Februar 2016). https://www.peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2016.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed December 23, 2016)
Dunning, Nicholas P.
1992 Lords of the Hills: Ancient Maya Settlement in the Puuc Region, Yucatán, Mexico. Monographs in World Archaeology 15. Prehistory Press, Madison, WI.
Garza Tarazona de González, Silvia, and Edward B. Kurjack
1980 Atlas arqueológico del Estado de Yucatán. Instituto Nacional de Anthropología e Historia, Centro Regional del Sureste, Méxcio, D.F.
Merk, Stephan
1993 Two Stone Heads from Yakalxiu. Mexicon 25(2): 26.
Riese, Berthold
2004 Abkürzungen für Maya-Ruinenorte mit Inschriften. Wayeb Notes 8. http://www.wayeb.org/notes/wayeb_notes0008.pdf (accessed July 23, 2015)