Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Over 30 Vertebrae, Parietal, Frontal, Quadrates (2), Pterygoid (2), Illium, Ribs, Premaxilla, Metacarpals, Ischium, Phalanges (Front Flipper)
CardID:
273
Last Modified:
2010-01-18 11:23:03
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.73.02.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-19 15:20:50
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Over 30 Vertebrae, Parietal, Frontal, Quadrates (2), Pterygoid (2), Illium, Ribs, Premaxilla, Metacarpals, Ischium, Phalanges (Front Flipper)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-19 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:
Mosasaur, Platecarpus
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
7.7
dHeight:
7.0
dLength:
9.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided for only one (1) of the two (2) Quadrates associated with this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2008-02-19 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-08, 09, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 19
stLocDate:
2008-02-19 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-08, 09, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 19
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-19 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:
2117
DateTaken:
2009-02-20
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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