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Specimen #: F.00.03.00

Collection: Osteichthyes > Xiphactinus, Bulldog Tarpon

Status: stored

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Description

Vertebra - centrum

Measurements (7.0 x 6.9 x 4.5 cm)

Measurements are rough and taken wtih a ruler, not calipers. Measurements were taken iwth the specimen in anatomical position (dorso-ventral).

Details
Common Name: Xiphactinus, Bulldog Tarpon
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Osteichthyes
Order: Ichthyodectiformes
Family: Ichthyodectidae
Genus: Xiphactinus
Species: audax
Geo Period: Assume Cretaceous
Epoch: Assume Campanian
Formation: Assume Pierre Shale
Member: Assume Pembina
Current Location: Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Anita-Maria Janzic, Joseph Hatcher
Current Condition

Good preservation, minor fractures, solid