Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Complete skeleton
CardID:
784
Last Modified:
2008-08-07 09:51:39
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
VZ.08.01.00
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Zoology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Education
DateCollected:
2008-07-29 09:58:47
Remarks:
Information is based on the Acquisition of the specimen during the 2008 field season. The specimen was originaled as a frozen and deceased Caiman, donated to CFDC by Westman raptile Gardens, east of Brandon, Manitoba. CFDC Staff and volunteers cleaned the skeleton during the summer of 2008 to provide for a unique zoological skeleton.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Complete skeleton
AcquisitionMode:
Donation
AccessionDate:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joseph Hatcher, Anita-Maria Janzic, Evan Nordquist, Keiichi Aotsuka, Reid Graham, Tiffany Tilley, Heather Nelson, Matthew Duda
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Sauropsida
tOrder:
Crocodylia
tFamily:
Alligatoridae
fGenus
Caiman
tSubspecies:
crocodilus
tCommonName:
Caiman, "Darth Gator"
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
12.4
dHeight:
7.5
dLength:
19.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the Skull.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Male
gGeoPeriod:
Quarternary
gEpoch:
Late Holocene
gAge:
N/A
gMa:
N/A
gFormation:
N/A
gMember:
N/A
gHorizon:
N/A
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0117 and D-0118
stLocDate:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0117 and D-0118
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
N/A
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Westman Reptile Gardens
oMineQuarry:
N/A
cDateCatalogued:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
N/A
sSiteName:
N/A
sMapReference:
N/A
sGPS:
N/A
sArea:
N/A
sElevation:
N/A
sSiteMap:
N/A
imageID:
2309
DateTaken:
2009-03-05
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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