Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Approximately 90 Vertebrae, Chevrons, Humerus, Ribs, Basio-Occipital, Surangular, Quadrate, Phalanges, Coracoid, Radius, Fibula, Scapula, Unidentified Material, Pterygoid, Jaw Elements
CardID:
364
Last Modified:
2011-12-06 14:27:52
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.77.05.07
Prev Nums:
None (M-49)
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-04-10 14:00:03
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
1
SpecimenDesc:
Approximately 90 Vertebrae, Chevrons, Humerus, Ribs, Basio-Occipital, Surangular, Quadrate, Phalanges, Coracoid, Radius, Fibula, Scapula, Unidentified Material, Pterygoid, Jaw Elements
ReplicateLocation:
CFDC "Bruce" Gallery
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-04-10 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Donald Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Tylosaurus
tSubspecies:
pembinensis
tCommonName:
Tylosaurus, Mosasaur, "Suzy"
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
13.5
dHeight:
23.0
dLength:
12.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to the single large Quadrate associated with this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2011-12-06 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stLocDate:
2011-12-06 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-227, 229, 237, 240-242, 244, 246, 247, 668, 670, 681-683 Some items still on loan to Palco Prep.
stStatus:
loan
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
07
AssociatedSpecimens:
B.77.04.07 and F.77.00.07 and Q.77.03.07 and W.77.00.07
cDateCatalogued:
2008-04-10 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Specimen Q.77.03.07 was discovered within a plaster jacket belonging to M.77.05.07. The jacket contained two large tylosaur jaws and one vertebra belonging to M,77.05.07 and it also contained the gladius of Q,77.03.07 sandwhiched between the jaws.
Publications:
BULLARD, T.S., and M.W. CALDWELL. 2010. Redescription and rediagnosis ofthe tylosaurine mosasaur Hainosaurus pembinensis Nicholls, 1988, as Tylosaurus pembinensis (Nicholls, 1988). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(2): 416-426. BULLARD, T.S. 2006. Anatomy and Systematics of North American Tylosaurine Mosasaurs. Master of Science Thesis, University of Alberta, p. 75.
ArchivalDocuments:
The Morden Times, Thursday, December 1, 2011, page 17. The Winkler Morden Voice, December 1, 2011, page 11.
sQuarryNum:
07
sSiteName:
Lumgair South
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 20-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
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