Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (2), and Unidentified Surface Material
CardID:
522
Last Modified:
2011-04-15 15:01:04
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.86.01.05
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-14 13:36:05
Remarks:
Information is based on visual examination of the specimen and on the 1992 original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae (2), and Unidentified Surface Material
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-14 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Unknown
tSubspecies:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
7.7
dHeight:
7.0
dLength:
5.2
dRemarks:
Rough measurements of the largest Vertebra were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers.
dCurrentCondition:
Poor
dDate:
2008-05-14 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0280
stLocDate:
2011-03-08 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0280
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
05
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-14 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Cataloguer recommends de-accessioning this specimen on account of it's ppor preservation and fragmentary surface material nature.
sQuarryNum:
05
sSiteName:
Twin Sisters
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 25-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3460
DateTaken:
2011-04-15
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
Notes:
Although the label in the picture says M.86.01.15, the specimen is actually M.86.01.05
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