Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Jaw Elements, Teeth, Skull Elements, Ribs, Incomplete Parietal
CardID:
369
Last Modified:
2010-06-11 11:08:34
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.77.03.09
Prev Nums:
None (M-47)
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-04-11 09:58:15
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Jaw Elements, Teeth, Skull Elements, Ribs, Incomplete Parietal
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-04-11 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:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dRemarks:
Specimen is still unprepared and contained within its original shale matrix. Accurate measurements were not possible at the time of this specimens entry into the CFDC digital database.
dCurrentCondition:
Unprepared
dDate:
2008-04-11 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocShelf:
18-3 (box) and 18-4 (box)
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0219, D-0220, D-0222, D-0490, D-0491, D-0492
stLocDate:
2010-03-04 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0219, D-0220, D-0222, D-0490, D-0491, D-0492 Shelves 18-3 (box) and 18-4 (box)
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
09
AssociatedSpecimens:
GE.77.01.09
cDateCatalogued:
2008-04-11 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
The orignal paper catalogue locates more of this specimen on the following shelves: ? (S-13-4, 13-5, 14-4, 14-6, 15-6, 16-6) ? However, due to construction activities in the collection room at the time of this specimens entry into the digital database, these locations could not be verified.
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. 75.
sQuarryNum:
09
sSiteName:
Ray White
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 13-T2-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1146
DateTaken:
2009-01-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Joseph Hatcher
Notes:
Another sample of gastric material discovered in direct association with M.77.03.09. Possible Osteichthyan contents of stomach. Photograph taken using 10X Magnification with a QX5 Digital Blue Microscope.
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