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Specimen #: F.76.05.06

Collection: Osteichthyes > Fish, Xiphactinus

Status: stored


Vertebrae (9)

Measurements (4.5 x 3.3 x 3.5 cm)

Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements are for the single larger vertebra only.

Common Name: Fish, Xiphactinus
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Osteichthyes
Order: Ichthyodectiformes
Family: Ichthyodectidae
Genus: Xiphactinus
Species: audax
Geo Period: Cretaceous
Epoch: Campanian
Formation: Pierre Shale
Member: Pembina
Current Location: Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Joseph Hatcher, Anita-Maria Janzic, Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
Current Condition