Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (45)
CardID:
466
Last Modified:
2008-05-08 09:52:49
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.82.03.17
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-05-08 09:45:12
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992),
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae (45)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-05-08 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Don Bell, Henry Isaak
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Unknown
tSubspecies:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
10.2
dHeight:
8.0
dLength:
10.8
dRemarks:
Rough measruements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to only one (1) of the larger free Vertebrae associated with this specimen from Drawer 574.
dDate:
2008-05-08 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-0574 & D-0575
stLocDate:
2008-05-08 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0574 & D-0575
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
17
cDateCatalogued:
2008-05-08 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Specimen displays some degree of articulation associated with some of the vertebrae; others are free. No quarry map or field notes have been located to date to aid with the taphonomy of the specimen.
sQuarryNum:
17
sSiteName:
Baker
sMapReference:
SW 1/4 Sec. 25-T4-R7
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
sNotes:
Collection card discovered along with the specimen in Drawer 574 states that the specimen came from "Robert's Memorial Pit, East of Gas Tanks."
imageID:
1669
DateTaken:
2009-01-30
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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