Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Skull Elements, Ribs, Vertebrae, Jaw Elements, Scapula, Rib & Vertebral Fragments, Unidentified Material
CardID:
519
Last Modified:
2013-01-07 14:12:37
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.84.12.18
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-14 11:47:08
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Skull Elements, Ribs, Vertebrae, Jaw Elements, Scapula, Rib & Vertebral Fragments, Unidentified Material
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-14 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:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Platecarpus
tSubspecies:
somenensis
tCommonName:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dRemarks:
The majority of the measureable parts of this specimen are currently On Loan to a researcher at the University of Alberta.
dDate:
2008-05-14 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:
S-06-2, 7-2, 19-2
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0741, 742, 874, 903-907, 950, 953
stLocDate:
2011-01-17 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
S-06-2, 7-2, 19-2 D-0741, 742, 874, 903-907, 950, 953, and 233
stStatus:
loan
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
18
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-14 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Items listed as being located on Shelves 6-2, 7-2, & 20-3 could not be confirmed at this time.
References:
NICHOLLS, E.L. 1989. Marine Vertebrates of the Pembina Member of the Pierre Shale (Campanian, Upper Cretaceous) of Manitoba and their Significance to the Biogeography of the Western Interior Seaway. University of Calgary, pp. ii-317.
Publications:
NICHOLLS, E.L. and A.P. RUSSELL. 1990. Paleobiogeography of the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway of North America: the vertebrate evidence. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v 79, pp. 149-169. NICHOLLS, E.L. 1989. Marine Vertebrates of the Pembina Member of the Pierre Shale (Campanian, Upper Cretaceous) of Manitoba and their Significance to the Biogeography of the Western Interior Seaway. University of Calgary, pp. ii-317. HILLS, L.V., NICHOLLS, E.L., NUNEZ-BETELU, L.M., and McIntyre, D.J. 1999. Hesperornis (Aves) from Ellesmere Island and palynological correlation of known Canadian localities. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 36: 1583-1588 (p. 1585).
sQuarryNum:
18
sSiteName:
North Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec, 35-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3451
DateTaken:
2011-04-14
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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