Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Tibiotarsus
CardID:
1037
Last Modified:
2010-12-06 10:55:55
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.2010.02.13
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2010-07-30 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the Field Collection Card located along with the specimen.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Tibiotarsus
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2010-11-08 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher, Gavin Simpson
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
2.3
dHeight:
2.1
dLength:
26.0
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a set of hand held calipers and with the specimen articulated in the horizontal position.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2010-11-08 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Upper Gammon Ferruginous
gHorizon:
Above the 2 Bentonite Horizions
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0988
stLocDate:
2010-11-08 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0988
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
13
cDateCatalogued:
2010-11-08 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
First CFDC Hesperornis fossil from the uppermost Gammon Ferruginous Member of the Pierre Shale.
sQuarryNum:
13
sSiteName:
Spencer's Ditch
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 31-T3-R6
sGPS:
N 49.26577º W 98.25992º
sArea:
East Bank, 2010 XKZ Quarry
sElevation:
1,298 feet
sSiteMap:
N/A
imageID:
3037
DateTaken:
2010-11-19
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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