Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae
CardID:
592
Last Modified:
2009-02-26 12:04:54
LastEditor:
Keiichi Aotsuka
Accession Num:
P.81.03.16
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
1981-06-18 00:00:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-28 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:
Plesiosauria
tFamily:
Polycotylidae
fGenus
Trinacromerum
tSubspecies:
sp.
tCommonName:
Trinacromerum, Plesiosaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
10.3
dHeight:
8.8
dLength:
4.6
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to only one (1) of the largest Vertebrae assocaited with this specimen.
dDate:
2008-05-28 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-0523
stLocDate:
2008-05-28 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0523
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
16
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-28 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
The original paper catalogue mentions six (6) or possibly even twelve (12) Vertebrae belonging to this specimen and that all of them would have been stored in Drawer 523. However, at the time of this specimen's entry into the CFDC digital database, only five (5) total Vertebrae were located in Drawer 523. Whereabouts of any other vertebrae associated with this specimen are unknown.
sQuarryNum:
16
sSiteName:
Robertson North
sMapReference:
NE 1/4 Sec. 13-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
sNotes:
A Note Card discovered along with this specimen in Drawer 523 indicates that P.81.03.16 was discovered "Robertson Pit North, North-East Side of Gooseberry Hill"
imageID:
2195
DateTaken:
2009-02-26
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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