Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Ribs, Vertebrae, Rib Fragments, Scapula, Coracoid, Humerus, Ulna, Radius, Phalanges, Pterygoid Teeth
CardID:
400
Last Modified:
2012-08-27 16:50:08
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.80.07.14
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-04-17 15:31:56
Remarks:
Information is based on the orignal paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Ribs, Vertebrae, Rib Fragments, Scapula, Coracoid, Humerus, Ulna, Radius, Phalanges, Pterygoid Teeth
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-04-17 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:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
9.7
dHeight:
14.0
dLength:
7.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to one (1) single Vertebra associated with this specimen, located in Drawer 436.
dCurrentCondition:
Unprepared; Good Preservation
dDate:
2008-04-17 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
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0436, D-0773, 774, 775, 776
stLocDate:
2008-04-17 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0436, D-0773, 774, 775, 776 A skull jacket is On Loan to the University of Manitoba since 2002.
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
14
cDateCatalogued:
2008-04-17 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
The original paper catalogue also mentions part of this specimen being stored on Shelf 19-4. However, due to construction activities in the Collection Room at the time of this specimen's entry into the CFDC digital database, this could not be verified.
sQuarryNum:
14
sSiteName:
Robertson South
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 13-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3183
DateTaken:
2011-01-19
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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