Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Femur
CardID:
1086
Last Modified:
2011-12-07 10:29:05
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.77.05.07
Prev Nums:
M-49
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2011-12-07 10:04:11
Remarks:
Information is based on visual observation of the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Femur
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2011-12-07 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Henry Isaak, Don Bell, Frank Hadfield, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
sp.
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
5.9
dHeight:
3.4
dLength:
9.2
dRemarks:
Measuirements were made using a set of hand held calipers and with the specimen in the horizontal position.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2011-12-07 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-0237
stLocDate:
2011-12-07 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0237
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
07
AssociatedSpecimens:
M.77.05.07
cDateCatalogued:
2011-12-07 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Specimen was collected in direct association with M.77.05.07 but was hidden in unprepared plaster jackets until the mosasaur was prepared for casting by Palco Prep Inc., in Drumheller, Alberta, when this Hesperornis Femur, B.77.05.07, was re-discovered and is hereby thus accessioned seperately.
sQuarryNum:
07
sSiteName:
Lumgair South
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 20-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
N/A
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