Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

20+ Vertebrae, Skull Elements (Quadrate, Jaw Elements, etc.), Scapulas (2), Ribs
CardID:
272
Last Modified:
2010-03-04 11:15:29
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.73.01.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-19 14:42:18
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
20+ Vertebrae, Skull Elements (Quadrate, Jaw Elements, etc.), Scapulas (2), Ribs
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-19 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Platecarpus
tSubspecies:
tympaniticus
tCommonName:
Mosasaur, Platecarpus
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
17.0
dHeight:
7.0
dLength:
12.9
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided for only the single most complete Scapula of the two (2) associated with this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2008-02-19 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Assume Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Assume Late Cretaceous
gMa:
Assume 80
gFormation:
Assume Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocShelf:
Shelf 15-3 (box)
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0001, 0002, 0003, 0004, 0006, 0007, 0020, 0098
stLocDate:
2008-02-19 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0001, 0002, 0003, 0004, 0006, 0007, 0020 and Shelf 15-3 (box) Items listed for D-0098 are currently listed as On Loan at the University of Manitoba.
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-19 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
02
sSiteName:
Griffen
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 30-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
2851
DateTaken:
2009-04-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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