Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebra, Femur and Tibiotarsus
CardID:
1043
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:18:31
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.2010.01.09
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2010-10-17 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on Field documentation.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebra, Femur and Tibiotarsus
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2010-11-15 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Ray White
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
5.1
dHeight:
2.7
dLength:
9.2
dRemarks:
Measurements were made using a set of hand held calipers and pertain only to the single Femur associated with this specimen, which was measured in the horizontal position.
dCurrentCondition:
Excellent
dDate:
2010-11-15 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Pembina
gHorizon:
Upper Shale Horizon in the bentonite zone
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Canada
stPermLocDrawer:
D-1009
stLocDate:
2010-11-15 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-1009
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
09
cDateCatalogued:
2010-11-15 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 14.
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:
9
sSiteName:
Ray White
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 20-T2-R6
sGPS:
N 49.13889º W 98.23148º
sArea:
Bentonite exposure along Deadhorse Creek
sElevation:
1,323 feet
sSiteMap:
N/A
sNotes:
CFDC GPS Unit "A", Navigation system: WGS 84.
imageID:
3035
DateTaken:
2010-11-19
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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