Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Distal Tarso-Metatarsal
CardID:
767
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:16:57
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.07.01.04
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-06-27 15:07:04
Remarks:
Information is based on the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Distal Tarso-Metatarsal
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-06-27 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Anita-Maria Janzic
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.1
dHeight:
7.0
dLength:
4.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers.
dDate:
2008-06-27 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
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0920
stLocDate:
2012-03-27 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0920
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
04
cDateCatalogued:
2008-06-27 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
This fossil was on display in the CFDC main gallery for an exhibit featuring "Recent Fossil Discoveries" between May 2008 and May 2009.
References:
AOTSUKA, K. 2012. Description of the Hesperornithiformes (Aves: Ornithurae) from the Upper Cretaceous Pierre Shale in Southern Manitoba, Canada. Tokya Gakugei University, M.Sc. Thesis, M10-1828, pp.ii-95.
Publications:
AOTSUKA, K. 2012. Description of the Hesperornithiformes (Aves: Ornithurae) from the Upper Cretaceous Pierre Shale in Southern Manitoba, Canada. Tokya Gakugei University, M.Sc. Thesis, M10-1828, pp.ii-95.
sQuarryNum:
04
sSiteName:
Mount Nebo
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 18-T4-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
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