Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Approximately 17 vertebrae, Ribs, Skull Elements, and Jaw Elements.
CardID:
278
Last Modified:
2009-02-13 12:09:58
LastEditor:
Keiichi Aotsuka
Accession Num:
M.73.07.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-20 15:29:56
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Approximately 17 vertebrae, Ribs, Skull Elements, and Jaw Elements.
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-20 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:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Mosasaur, Platecarpus
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.8
dHeight:
5.4
dLength:
23.9
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided for only the longest jaw element belonging to this specimen. The measured jaw element has alveoli for 8 teeth but only 5 are in place.
dDate:
2008-02-20 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
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0034, D-0035, D-0037, D-0039 (D-0041 ?)
stLocDate:
2008-02-20 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0034, D-0035, D-0037, D-0039 (D-0041 ?)
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-20 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:
2058
DateTaken:
2009-02-13
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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