Fossill Collection

Specimen Description:

Vertebrae (7), Teeth, Rib Fragments
CardID:
786
Last Modified:
2011-03-31 09:55:18
LastEditor:
Joseph Hatcher
Accession Num:
M.78.03.08
Prev Nums:
part of P.78.03.08
Department:
Vertebrate Paleontology
Collector:
Morden & District Museum
CollectionName:
Research
DateCollected:
2008-07-29 14:30:50
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 (7), Teeth, Rib Fragments
AcquisitionMode:
Quarry Collection
AccessionDate:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
CurrentOwner:
Province of Manitoba
DepositorName:
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Credit:
Keiichi Aotsuka, Joseph Hatcher, Henry Isaak
tPhylum:
Chordata
tClass:
Reptilia
tOrder:
Lacertilia
tFamily:
Mosasauridae
fGenus
Unknown
tSubspecies:
Unknown
tCommonName:
Mosasaur
dUnits:
cm
dWidth:
4.8
dHeight:
7.5
dLength:
8.0
dRemarks:
Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain to only one (1) Caudal Vertebra associated with this specimen.
dDate:
2008-07-29 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-0783
stLocDate:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
stComponentLoc:
D-0783
stStatus:
stored
oContinent:
North America
oCountry:
Canada
oOcean:
Western Interior Seaway
oProvince:
Manitoba
oLocation:
Manitoba Escarpment
oMineQuarry:
08
AssociatedSpecimens:
P.78.03.08 and F.78.03.08 and B.78.03.08
cDateCatalogued:
2008-07-29 00:00:00
Cataloguer:
Joseph Hatcher
CatRemarks:
Specimen had previously been mis-identified as belonging to P.78.03.08. During entry into the CFDC digital database, it was observed that this Mosasaur specimen was unlabeled and catalogued along with P.78.03.08. At that time, the new specimen number was issued, and this new Mosasaur specimen was accessioned as M.78.03.08.
Publications:
AOTSUKA, K. 2008. Comparative Dentition Analysis of New Fossil Tooth Material From the Pierre Shale Formation. Canadian Paleontology Conference, Proceedings No. 6, Winnipeg, MB, p. 9.
sQuarryNum:
08
sSiteName:
Andrew
sMapReference:
SE 1/4 Sec. 19-T3-R6
sGPS:
unknown
sArea:
unknown
sElevation:
unknown
sSiteMap:
unknown
imageID:
3385
DateTaken:
2011-03-25
Classification:
specimen
Photographer:
Peter Dyck
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