Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (4) and Possible Skull Fragments
CardID:
317
Last Modified:
2010-12-07 12:12:59
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.74.18.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-03-06 13:15:58
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae (4) and Possible Skull Fragments
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-03-06 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
Platecarpus
tSubspecies:
unknown
tCommonName:
Platecarpus, Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
9.7
dHeight:
7.9
dLength:
9.5
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided for only one (1) of the four (4) Vertebrae belonging to this specimen.
dDate:
2008-03-06 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
dSex:
Unknown
gGeoPeriod:
Assume Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Assume Campanian
gAge:
Assume Late Cretaceous
gMa:
Assume 80-83
gFormation:
Assume Pierre Shale
gMember:
Assume Pembina
gHorizon:
Unknown
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0165
stLocDate:
2010-12-07 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0165
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-03-06 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
sQuarryNum:
02
sSiteName:
Griffen
sMapReference:
NW 1/4 Sec. 30-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3071
DateTaken:
2010-12-07
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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