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Specimen #: M.74.05.06

Collection: Mosasauridae > Mosasaur, Tylosaurus

Status: stored

Description

Femur, Skull Elements, Retroarticular Pterygoid, Anterior Maxilla, Phalanx, Vertebrae & Vertebral Fragments

Measurements (14.5 x 8.0 x 23.5 cm)

Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are provided only for the one (1) Femur belonging to this specimen.

Publications

BULLARD, T.S., and M.W. CALDWELL. 2010. Redescription and rediagnosis ofthe tylosaurine mosasaur Hainosaurus pembinensis Nicholls, 1988, as Tylosaurus pembinensis (Nicholls, 1988). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(2): 416-426. BULLARD, T.S. 2006. Anatomy and Systematics of North American Tylosaurine Mosasaurs. Master of Science Thesis, University of Alberta, p. 74.

Details
Common Name: Mosasaur, Tylosaurus
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Lacertilia
Family: Mosasauridae
Genus: Tylosaurus
Species: pembinensis
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

Unknown