Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Complete Skeleton, Skull and Fin Fragments.
CardID:
209
Last Modified:
2012-07-12 10:02:17
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
F.73.01.10
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-07 11:33:08
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Complete Skeleton, Skull and Fin Fragments.
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-07 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Osteichthyes
tOrder:
Ichthyodectiformes
tFamily:
Ichthyodectidae
fGenus
Xiphactinus
tSubspecies:
audax
tCommonName:
Fish, Xiphactinus
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
6.5
dHeight:
5.4
dLength:
32.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were taken using a hand held ruler, not calipers. Rough measurements are provided for the dorsal fin only.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2008-02-07 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
dSpecimenDesc:
Nealy complete disarticulated skeleton
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-0485, D-0957, D-0958
stLocDate:
2008-02-07 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0485, D-0957 -skull from 957 On Display in Main CFDC Gallery, D-0958
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
10
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-07 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
References:
NICHOLLS, E.L. 1989. Marine Vertebrates of the Pembina Member of the Pierre Shale (Campanian, Upper Cretaceous) of Manitoba and their Significance to the Biogeography of the Western Interior Seaway. University of Calgary, pp. ii-317.
sQuarryNum:
10
sSiteName:
Collins
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 30-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
2753
DateTaken:
2009-04-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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