Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Teeth (2)
CardID:
1023
Last Modified:
2014-01-21 09:40:04
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
S.05.01.00
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2005-08-14 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the field notes located along with this specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Teeth (2)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2010-03-05 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joe Brown, Joseph Hatcher
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Chondrichthyes
tOrder:
Unknown
tFamily:
Unknown
fGenus
Unknown
tSubspecies:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Shark
tRemarks:
Most likely the genus Squalicorex.
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
1.5
dHeight:
0.4
dLength:
1.8
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a set of calipers and with the specimen in the horizontal position. The above measurements only pertain to the better preserved (darker) of the two teeth making up this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2010-03-05 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
circa 78 mya
gFormation:
Niobrara
gMember:
Unknown
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0945
stLocDate:
2014-01-21 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0945
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
00
cDateCatalogued:
2010-03-05 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Shark teeth are quite rare locally in the Niobrara and Pierre Shale of Manitoba. These two well preserved shark teeth from the Niobrara Formation in Manitoba are an exciting addition to the CFDC collection.
sQuarryNum:
00
sSiteName:
Holo Crossing
sMapReference:
Unknown
sGPS:
Unknown
sArea:
See Field Notes
sElevation:
Unknown
sSiteMap:
See Field Notes
sNotes:
See map and field notes located along with this specimen.
imageID:
3274
DateTaken:
2011-02-18
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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