Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Ilium, Ischium, Humerus, Ulna, Ribs, Over 10 Vertebrae, Radius, Pubes, Maxilla, Phalanges, Carpals, Atlas, Axis Vertebra fused with Cervical Vertebra #3, Complete Posterior of Skull, Teeth, Skull Elements
CardID:
300
Last Modified:
2012-07-12 10:03:54
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.74.02.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-26 16:33:10
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Ilium, Ischium, Humerus, Ulna, Ribs, Over 10 Vertebrae, Radius, Pubes, Maxilla, Phalanges, Carpals, Atlas, Axis Vertebra fused with Cervical Vertebra #3, Complete Posterior of Skull, Teeth, 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
Platecarpus
tSubspecies:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Mosasaur, Platecarpus
tRemarks:
Plioplatecarpus?
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
29.0
dHeight:
12.0
dLength:
23.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided for only the Complete Posterior section of the Skull, including Basio-Occipital and partial distal end of the pterygoid.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
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-77 thru 80, & D-0829
stLocDate:
2009-06-05 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-77 thru 80, & D-0829 Two part skull is currently On Display in Main CFDC Gallery
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
sQuarryNum:
02
sSiteName:
Griffen
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 30-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
998
DateTaken:
2009-01-07
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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