Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (7)
CardID:
650
Last Modified:
2014-01-14 10:33:39
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
S.74.01.02
Prev Nums:
None
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-06-06 13:53:00
Remarks:
Information is based on the original paper catalogue of the Morden & District Museum (1992).
Qty:
1
QtyReplicates:
0
SpecimenDesc:
Vertebrae (7)
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-06-06 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Don Bell, Henry Isaak
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Chondrichthyes
tOrder:
Lamniformes
tFamily:
Otodontidae
fGenus
Cretalamna
tSubspecies:
appendiculata
tCommonName:
Cretalamna, Shark
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
6.6
dHeight:
7.0
dLength:
2.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the single most un-deformed Vertebra associated with this specimen.
dCurrentCondition:
Good
dDate:
2008-06-06 00:00:00
dIdentifier:
Joseph Hatcher
gGeoPeriod:
Cretaceous
gEpoch:
Campanian
gAge:
Late Cretaceous
gMa:
83 - 87
gFormation:
Carlile
gMember:
Assume Boyne
gHorizon:
Unknown
gMineralAssoc:
Vertebrae react with HCL
stPermLocBuilding:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
stPermLocRoom:
Collections Room
stPermLocDrawer:
D-0526
stLocDate:
2008-06-06 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0526
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
02
cDateCatalogued:
2008-06-06 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
sNotes:
The property exhibits notable Boyne outcrops and the specimen reacts with HCL, thus making it most likely that this shark specimen was excavated from the Boyne Member of the Carlile Formation.
imageID:
927
DateTaken:
2009-01-07
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Keiichi Aotsuka
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