Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Jaw Elements with Teeth, Pterygoid Fragment, Humerus, Ribs, Phalanges, Ulna, Quadrate, Vertebrae, Premaxilla, Parietal, 2 Maxilliae
CardID:
502
Last Modified:
2011-03-31 12:27:00
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.83.10.18
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-12 16:39:36
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Jaw Elements with Teeth, Pterygoid Fragment, Humerus, Ribs, Phalanges, Ulna, Quadrate, Vertebrae, Premaxilla, Parietal, 2 Maxilliae
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-12 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:
tympaniticus
tCommonName:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
4.0
dHeight:
8.5
dLength:
25.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to only one (1) of the Jaw Elements belonging to this specimen.
dDate:
2008-05-12 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
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
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0704, 705, 706, 708, 710, 797
stLocDate:
2008-05-12 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0704, 705, 706, 708, 710, 797
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
18
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-12 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
Publications:
KONISHI, T., and M.W. CALDWELL. 2009. New Material of the Mosasaur "Plioplatecarpus nichollsae" Cuthbertson et al., 2007, Clarifies Problematic Features of the Holotype Specimen. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 29(2): 417-436.
sQuarryNum:
18
sSiteName:
North Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 35-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3413
DateTaken:
2011-03-31
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
Notes:
Skull elements
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