Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Femur Fragment and Vertebra
CardID:
893
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:09:05
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.08.01.15
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-08-03 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the Field Note Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Femur Fragment and Vertebra
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-10-27 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joe Brown, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Baptorornithidae
fGenus
Baptornis
tSubspecies:
sp.
tCommonName:
Baptornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
2.3
dHeight:
1.6
dLength:
3.3
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a set of calipers and only pertain to the single Vertebra associated with this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Incomplete
dDate:
2008-10-27 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-0980
stLocDate:
2008-10-27 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0980
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
15
cDateCatalogued:
2008-10-27 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
First occurance of Baptornis in the Pierre Shale Formation of Manitoba.
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. Aotsuka, K. 2009. The First Occurence of the Baptornithidae in the Pierre Shale Formation (Pembina Member) of Mantioba. Abstracts Volume, Thirteenth Annual Alberta Palaeontology Symposium, pp. 10 - 12, Mount Royal College, Calgary.
sQuarryNum:
15
sSiteName:
West Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 26-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
Clay Bank
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1123
DateTaken:
2009-01-09
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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