Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Rib Section
CardID:
777
Last Modified:
2011-02-04 11:42:30
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.04.02.15
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2004-08-21 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen, and on Field Notes provided by Joe Brown.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Rib Section
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-07-02 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joe Brown, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
tRemarks:
Specimen is hollow and rather robust for Hesperornis. There is a slight possibility that this specimen represents a pterosaur... ?
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
2.3
dHeight:
1.9
dLength:
4.7
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held rul,er not a set of calipers.
dDate:
2008-07-02 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dFeatures:
Hollow Bone
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-0934
stLocDate:
2008-07-02 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0934
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
15
cDateCatalogued:
2008-07-02 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
15
sSiteName:
West Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 26-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1331
DateTaken:
2009-01-13
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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