Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Femur, Tarsometatarsus
CardID:
1081
Last Modified:
2011-11-25 13:54:23
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.2011.03.13
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2011-08-30 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information based on the Field Collection Cards located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Femur, Tarsometatarsus
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2011-11-25 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joseph Hatcher, Anita-Maria Janzic
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
4.2
dHeight:
2.2
dLength:
8.4
dRemarks:
Measurements were made for only the single Femur assoicated with the specimen, using hand held calipers, with the Femur in the horizontal position.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2011-11-25 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Gammon Ferruginous
gHorizon:
Middle Unit
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-1011
stLocDate:
2011-11-25 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-1011
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
13
AssociatedSpecimens:
M.2011.01.13
cDateCatalogued:
2011-11-25 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
This Avain specimen was discovered during the excavation of M.2011.01.13 and is directly related to that specimen.
sQuarryNum:
13
sSiteName:
Spencer's Ditch
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 31-T3-R6
sGPS:
N 49.26576º W 98.25992º
sArea:
East Bank
sElevation:
1,285 feet
sNotes:
CFDC Garmin GPS Unit "A", using the WGS 84 navagation system.
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