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F.00.03.00


Department :
Vertebrate Paleontology
Domain :
Exhibition
Specimen Collection :
Osteichthyes
Accession Number :
F.00.03.00
Acquisition Mode :
Unknown
Current Owner :
Province of Manitoba
Depositor :
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Specimen Origins :
Paleo period : 80 million years (assumed)
Collector :
Morden & District Museum
Discovery :
Place of discovery : /Canada/Manitoba/Manitoba Escarpment
Discovery site : Unknown , Unknown
Finder : Morden & District Museum
Taxonomy :
/Chordata/Osteichthyes/Ichthyodectiformes/Ichthyodectidae/Xiphactinus audax
Remarks on Taxonomy :
Taxonomy based on Cretaceous Marine Vertebrates of Manitoba, E.L. Nicholls 1989 thesis
Specimen Description :
Vertebra - centrum
Dimensions :
Height: 6,9 cm, Width: 7 cm, Depth: 4,5 cm
Rough measurements made with a ruler.
Mineral Association :
selenite ; gypsum
Catalogue :
21/06/2006 – Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher
Object Situation :
stored
Location :
/Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre/ Collections Room