Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Frontal, Basio-sphenoid, Ribs, Over 20 Vertebrae (mostly caudals), Partial Squamosal, & Skull Elements
CardID:
298
Last Modified:
2010-06-11 11:01:35
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.74.01.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-26 14:58:27
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Frontal, Basio-sphenoid, Ribs, Over 20 Vertebrae (mostly caudals), Partial Squamosal, & Skull Elements
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-26 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Hainosaurus
tSubspecies:
pembinensis
tCommonName:
Mosasaur, Hainosaurus
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
21.5
dHeight:
19.3
dLength:
8.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are listed for only one (1) of the average sized caudal vertbrae belonging to this specimen, Measured Caudal is from Drawer 75.
dDate:
2008-02-26 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Assume Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Assume Late Cretaceous
gMa:
Assume 80
gFormation:
Assume Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0070, 71, 72, 74, 75, & 76
stLocDate:
2008-02-26 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0070, 71, 72, 74, 75, & 76
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-26 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
Publications:
BULLARD, T.S., and M.W. CALDWELL. 2010. Redescription and rediagnosis ofthe tylosaurine mosasaur Hainosaurus pembinensis Nicholls, 1988, as Tylosaurus pembinensis (Nicholls, 1988). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(2): 416-426. BULLARD, T.S. 2006. Anatomy and Systematics of North American Tylosaurine Mosasaurs. Master of Science Thesis, University of Alberta, p. 74.
sQuarryNum:
02
sSiteName:
Griffen
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 30-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1813
DateTaken:
2009-02-05
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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