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Specimen #: B.84.04.18

Collection: Aves > Bird, Hesperornis

Status: stored

Description

Phalange, tibiotarsus (distal end), tibiotarsus (complete), tarsometatarsus

Measurements

Distal Tibiotarsus - Width: 2.8, Height: 2.7, Length: 10.4 Complete Tibiotarsus - Width: 3.0, Height : 3.5, Length: 28.8 Tarsometatarsus - Width: 2.6, Height: 2.0, Length: 12.7 Phalnage - Wdith:2.2, Height: 1.0, Length: 2.6 All above rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not calipers.

Details
Common Name: Bird, Hesperornis
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Hesperornithiformes
Family: Hesperornithidae
Genus: Hesperornis
Species: regalis
Geo Period: Assume Cretaceous
Epoch: Assume Campanian
Formation: Assume Pierre Shale
Member: Assume Pembina
Current Location: Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
Current Condition

Excellent