Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Quadrate, Partial Maxilla, Partial Skull Elements
CardID:
434
Last Modified:
2008-05-05 14:02:20
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.81.04.16
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
1981-05-21 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Quadrate, Partial Maxilla, Partial Skull Elements
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-05 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:
2.5
dHeight:
4.5
dLength:
4.3
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made of a small, single tooth-bearing maxillary section using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers.
dDate:
2008-05-05 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-0479
stLocDate:
2008-05-05 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0479
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
16
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-05 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Collection Card discovered along with specimen in D-0479 mentions that this specimen came from "Roberts Pit" on the West Side of the road across from Gooseberry Hill.
sQuarryNum:
16
sSiteName:
Robertson North
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 13-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1528
DateTaken:
2009-01-22
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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