Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Tibiotarsus fragment, Phalange fragment
CardID:
192
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:14:17
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.82.15.17
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-02-05 15:47:06
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catlogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Tibiotarsus fragment, Phalange fragment
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-02-05 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:
regalis
tCommonName:
Bird, Hesperornis
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
3.3
dHeight:
2.3
dLength:
6.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were taken for the tibiotarsus fragment only, and were made using a hand held ruler, not calipers.
dDate:
2008-02-05 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-0474
stLocDate:
2008-02-05 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0474 The original paper catalogue mentions that a portion of the specimen B.82.15.17 is also stored in D-0584 although at the time of this specimen's accession into the digital databse, there are no fossil specimens stored in D-0584.
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba Escarpment
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
17
cDateCatalogued:
2008-02-05 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
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:
17
sSiteName:
Baker
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 25-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1195
DateTaken:
2009-01-11
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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