Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Femora, Vertebrae (8), Tibiotarsus, Tarsus-metatarsus
CardID:
735
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:12:24
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.00.01.09
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Ray White
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-06-24 09:53:27
Remarks:
Information is based on the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Femora, Vertebrae (8), Tibiotarsus, Tarsus-metatarsus
AcquisitionMode:
Donation by Raymond White
AccessionDate:
2008-06-24 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Raymond W. White, Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.2
dHeight:
2.4
dLength:
7.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the single most complete Femur associated with this specimen.
dDate:
2008-06-24 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
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-1034
stLocDate:
2008-06-24 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-1034
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
09
cDateCatalogued:
2008-06-24 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
It is likely that there are actually two (2) individuals which make up this specimen based on the suspected number of Femora exceeding two.
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:
09
sSiteName:
Ray White
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 13-T2-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
981
DateTaken:
2009-01-07
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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