Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Pterygoid, Premaxilla, Palatine, Interclavical, Skull Fragments, Possible Frontal, Rib Fragments, ~30 Vertebrae, Scapula, Coracoid, Jaw Element with Teeth, Stomach Contents.
CardID:
385
Last Modified:
2010-02-05 11:42:41
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.78.04.08
Prev Nums:
M-57
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-04-14 16:05:18
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
1
SpecimenDesc:
Pterygoid, Premaxilla, Palatine, Interclavical, Skull Fragments, Possible Frontal, Rib Fragments, ~30 Vertebrae, Scapula, Coracoid, Jaw Element with Teeth, Stomach Contents.
ReplicateLocation:
CFDC Molding/Casting Department
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-04-14 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Issak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Platecarpus
tSubspecies:
somenensis
tCommonName:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.3
dHeight:
9.2
dLength:
25.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the display-quality Jaw Element with Teeth associated with this specimen, located in Drawer 930.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent to Poor
dDate:
2008-04-14 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:
S-05-3 (Stomach Contents)
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0411 - D-0418, D-0796 & D-0930
stLocDate:
2008-04-14 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0411 - D-0418, D-0796 & D-0930 S-05-3 (Stomach Contents)
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
08
AssociatedSpecimens:
F.78.04.08
cDateCatalogued:
2008-04-14 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
08
sSiteName:
Andrew
sMapReference:
SE 1/4 Sec. 19-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
736
DateTaken:
2008-12-23
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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