Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (2), Femur
CardID:
529
Last Modified:
2012-04-05 11:13:44
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
B.77.04.07
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-15 10:54:50
Remarks:
Information is based on visual observation of the specimen. No previous record for this specimen exists within the 1992 original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum.
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae (2), Femur
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-15 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Joseph Hatcher, Henry Isaak
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Aves
tOrder:
Hesperornithiformes
tFamily:
Hesperornithidae
fGenus
Hesperornis
tSubspecies:
regalis
tCommonName:
Hesperornis, Bird
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
4.2
dHeight:
2.3
dLength:
8.8
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the single Femur associated with this specimen.
dDate:
2008-05-15 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
80 - 83
gFormation:
Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0668
stLocDate:
2008-05-15 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0668
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
07
AssociatedSpecimens:
F.77.00.07 and M.77.05.07 and W.77.00.07
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-15 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:
07
sSiteName:
Lumgair South
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 20-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
1015
DateTaken:
2009-01-09
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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