Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Tibiotarsus
CardID:
841
Last Modified:
2008-08-22 14:57:26
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.01.04.13
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2001-09-02 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the Curatorial Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Tibiotarsus
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-08-22 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Mike Waddell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
tRemarks:
Specimen could possibly be encrusted in a coprolite
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.2
dHeight:
3.3
dLength:
7.8
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers.
dDate:
2008-08-22 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Niobrara
gMember:
Unknown
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0984
stLocDate:
2008-08-22 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0984
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
13
cDateCatalogued:
2008-08-22 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Hand written collection card by Mike Waddell indicates that this specimen was collected from the Niobrara area of the Spencer Ditch, Site 13. The cataloguer suggests that this specimen could also possibly be encrusted by a coprolite.
sQuarryNum:
13
sSiteName:
Spencer Ditch
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 31-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
Niobrara
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1278
DateTaken:
2009-01-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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