Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Skull, Anterior Skull Element, Paddle, Vertebrae, Phalanges, Humerus, Rib Fragments, Carpals
CardID:
541
Last Modified:
2012-02-15 10:38:48
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
P.72.03.01
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-16 11:43:15
Remarks:
Information is based on the orignal paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Skull, Anterior Skull Element, Paddle, Vertebrae, Phalanges, Humerus, Rib Fragments, Carpals
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-16 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Don Bell, Henry Isaak
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Plesiosauria
tFamily:
Polycotylidae
fGenus
Trinacromerum
tSubspecies:
sp.
tCommonName:
Trinacromerum, Plesiosaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
17.5
dHeight:
14.0
dLength:
30.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held tape measure, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the Anterior section of the Skull.
dDate:
2008-05-16 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocShelf:
6-2 (In Box), 7-3
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0280, 282, 283, 285, 286, 287
stLocDate:
2010-06-11 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
6-2 (In Box) , The Flipper from Shelf 7-3 is currently On Display in the CFDC Fossil Discoveries Exhibit within the main gallery. D-0280, 282, 283, 285, 286, 287
stStatus:
display
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
01
AssociatedSpecimens:
F.72.02.01
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-16 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
01
sSiteName:
Edmond Reichert
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 sec. 21-T4-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3088
DateTaken:
2010-06-24
Classification:
site
Photographer:
Andrea Hrenchuk
Notes:
Specimen P.72.03.01 was originally excavated from what is now the northeast corner of this cattle pond. According to local resident Mr. Ray White, the remainder of the fossil skeleton is still bruied under this corner of the pond. In this photo of the site on June 24, 2010, the view is looking to the northeast. According to Mr. White, the specimen is buried under the corner of the pond between Mr. White in the photo, and the shack in the distance.
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