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Specimen #: T.80.03.14

Collection: Testudines > Toxochelys, Turtle

Status: stored

Description

Skull, Partial Skeleton

Measurements (12.0 x 6.0 x 14.5 cm)

Rough measurements were made using a hand held ruler, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the skull (which has been somewhat geologically distorted), associated with this specimen.

Publications

NICHOLLS, E.L., T.T. TOKARYK, and L.V. HILLS. 1990. Cretaceous Marine Turtles From the Western Interior Seaway of Canada. Canadian Journal of earth Sciences, Volume 27, pp. 1288-1298.

Details
Common Name: Toxochelys, Turtle
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Family: Toxochelyidae
Genus: Toxochelys
Species: latiremis
Geo Period: Cretaceous
Epoch: Campanian
Formation: Pierre Shale
Member: Pembina
Current Location: Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
Current Condition

Unknown