Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Disarticulated Skull, Vertebrae (29), Scapula, Propodial, Ribs, Phalanges, Rib Fragments, Vertebral Fragments
CardID:
603
Last Modified:
2008-06-03 11:18:31
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
P.82.02.17
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-06-03 11:11:28
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Disarticulated Skull, Vertebrae (29), Scapula, Propodial, Ribs, Phalanges, Rib Fragments, Vertebral Fragments
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-06-03 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:
Plesiosauria
tFamily:
Polycotylidae
fGenus
Trinacromerum
tSubspecies:
sp.
tCommonName:
Trinacromerum, Plesiosaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
7.9
dHeight:
3.5
dLength:
29.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to the Lower Jaw Section only.
dDate:
2008-06-03 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0552, 554, 555, 556, 917
stLocDate:
2008-06-03 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0552, 554, 555, 556, 917
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
17
cDateCatalogued:
2008-06-03 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Much of the post-cranial skeleton displays odd craters, possible invertebrate borings or bone disease/decay. Origin of the cratered texture is unknown.
sQuarryNum:
17
sSiteName:
Baker
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 25-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
2459
DateTaken:
2009-03-20
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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