Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Sacrum/Pelvis (2010), Femur (2011)
CardID:
1066
Last Modified:
2011-11-23 13:34:46
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.2010.01.03
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2010-08-03 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the 2010 Field Notes of Joseph Hatcher.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Sacrum/Pelvis (2010), Femur (2011)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2011-01-10 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joe Brown, Joseph Hatcher, Anita-Maria Janzic, Andrea Hrenchuk, Kati Slater, Matt Duda, Ted Nelson, Linda Scott, Keiichi Aotsuka
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dLength:
32.5
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers, and with the specimen in the horizontal position.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2011-01-10 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-0671
stLocDate:
2011-11-23 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0671
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
03
cDateCatalogued:
2011-01-10 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Discovered by CFDC Board Volunteer Joe Brown. Collected by Joseph Hatcher, Anita-Maria Janzic, Andrea Hrenchuk, Kati Slater, and Ted Nelson. Prepared in lab by Keiichi Aotsuka and Linda Scott. The Sacrum was discovered alone and excavated alone in 2010. A year later, in the same area, Joseph Hatcher and Matt Duda discovered the Femur, and later in the same year (2011), Joe Brown discovered the associated tibiotarsus.
sQuarryNum:
03
sSiteName:
Spencer's
sMapReference:
East 1/2 Sec. 31-T3-R6
sGPS:
N 49.26544º W 98.25689º
sArea:
North end of main pit
sElevation:
1, 272 feet
sNotes:
CFDC Garmin handheld GPS Unit "A", using the WGS 84 navagation system.
imageID:
3292
DateTaken:
2011-03-04
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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