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Specimen #: F.78.03.08

Collection: Osteichthyes > Fish, Xiphactinus

Status: stored

Description

Tail Fin, over 30 Vertebrae, Teeth, and Unidentified Material

Measurements (4.1 x 3.5 x 3.4 cm)

Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not calipers. Rough measurements are provided for only one (1) of the thirty (30) plus vertebrae belonging to this specimen.

Details
Common Name: Fish, Xiphactinus
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: Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
Current Condition

Good