Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Tarsometatarsus Fragments (2)
CardID:
818
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:22:14
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.05.01.15
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-08-12 15:35:10
Remarks:
Information is based on the field notes for this specimen, and the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Tarsometatarsus Fragments (2)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-08-12 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:
chowi
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
1.6, 1.4
dHeight:
2.6, 2.3
dLength:
8.5, 6.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers.
dDate:
2008-08-12 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dFeatures:
Black in color
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-1001
stLocDate:
2012-03-27 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-1001
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
15
cDateCatalogued:
2008-08-12 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
References:
AOTSUKA, K. 2012. Description of the Hesperornithiformes (Aves: Ornithurae) from the Upper Cretaceous Pierre Shale in Southern Manitoba, Canada. Tokya Gakugei University, M.Sc. Thesis, M10-1828, p 17.
Publications:
AOTSUKA, K. 2012. Description of the Hesperornithiformes (Aves: Ornithurae) from the Upper Cretaceous Pierre Shale in Southern Manitoba, Canada. Tokya Gakugei University, M.Sc. Thesis, M10-1828, pp.ii-95.
sQuarryNum:
15
sSiteName:
West Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 26-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
Clay Bank
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1179
DateTaken:
2009-01-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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