Skip to content

B.00.03.00


Department :
Vertebrate Paleontology
Domain :
Research
Specimen Collection :
Aves
Accession Number :
B.00.03.00
Acquisition Mode :
Quarry Collection
Current Owner :
Province of Manitoba
Depositor :
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Specimen Origins :
Paleo period : /Cretaceous/Campanian/Late Cretaceous 80-83Ma (assumed)
Ma : 80-83 million years (assumed)
Geology : Pembina (assumed)
Collector :
Unknown
Discovery :
Place of discovery : /Canada/Manitoba/Manitoba Escarpment
Discovery site : Unknown , Unknown
Finder : Unknown
Taxonomy :
/Chordata/Aves/Hesperornithiformes/Hesperornithidae/Hesperornis regalis
Remarks on Taxonomy :
Taxonomy from 1992.
Specimen Description :
Left Femur
Dimensions :
Height: 2,5 cm, Width: 4,5 cm, Depth: 9,5 cm
Rough measurements made with a ruler.
Mineral Association :
gypsum ; jarosite
Catalogue :
30/01/2008 – Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher
Object Situation :
stored
Location :
/Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre/ Collections Room
Bibliography :
AOTSUKA, K. 2012., Description of the Hesperornithiformes (Aves: Ornithurae) from the Upper Cretaceous Pierre Shale in Southern Manitoba, Canada. Tokya Gakugei University, M.Sc. Thesis, M10-1828, pp.ii-95