Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Tibiometatarsus fragments (2)
CardID:
204
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:21:36
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.83.02.18
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-06 16:25:50
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Tibiometatarsus fragments (2)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-06 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
chowi
tCommonName:
Bird, Hesperornis
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
2.8
dHeight:
2.5
dLength:
8.2
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were taken using a hand held ruler, not calipers. Rough measurements are provided for distal fragment only.
dCurrentCondition:
Two (2) fragments, good condition
dDate:
2008-02-06 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Assume Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Assume Late Cretaceous
gMa:
Assume 80
gFormation:
Assume Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0664
stLocDate:
2008-02-06 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0664
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
18
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-06 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:
18
sSiteName:
North Cox
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 35-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1090
DateTaken:
2009-01-09
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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