Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Femur and Tibiotarsus Fragment
CardID:
908
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:15:40
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.83.06.18
Prev Nums:
M.83.13.18
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-12-08 16:52:47
Remarks:
Information is based on the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Femur and Tibiotarsus Fragment
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-12-08 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Keiichi Aotsuka, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
5.0
dHeight:
3.0
dLength:
8.4
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a set of calipers and only pertain to the single Femur associated with this specimen.
dDate:
2008-12-08 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-0714
stLocDate:
2008-12-08 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0714
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
18
AssociatedSpecimens:
M.83.13.18
cDateCatalogued:
2008-12-08 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
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:
18
sSiteName:
North Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 35-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1253
DateTaken:
2009-01-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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