Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Partial Femur, Remainder
CardID:
101
Last Modified:
2012-09-11 10:14:21
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.72.01.01
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2007-03-12 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue for the Morden & District Museum.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Partial Femur, Remainder
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-01 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth Nicholls Henry Isaak Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Bird, Hesperornis
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
4.0
dHeight:
2.1
dLength:
5.7
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were taken using a ruler.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2008-02-01 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSpecimenDesc:
Shale block containing femur also appears to contain other fossils associated with this skeleton, although they remain unprepared and unidentified within the shale.
gGeoPeriod:
Assume Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Assume Late Cretaceous
gMa:
Assume 80
gFormation:
Assume Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
gMineralAssoc:
Selenite encrustation
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0472
stLocDate:
2007-03-13 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0472
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
1
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-01 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Shale block containing femur also appears to contain other fossils associated with this skeleton, although they remain unprepared and unidentified within the shale.
sQuarryNum:
1
sSiteName:
Edmond Reichert
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 21-T4-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
309
DateTaken:
2008-12-09
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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