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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWyoming
County/ParishNiobrara
LocalityLc-3, 15.6 Miles Nne Of Lance Creek
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-vertpaleo
Catalog Number13442
Collected ByV & J Schneider, S Schmidt, K Smyre, P Cox (see Remarks)
Date Collected1992-07-15

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Vertebrate Paleontology collections contain approximately 63,000 specimens. Founded in the early 1900s, this collection consists of approximately 89% North Carolina material, although 31 states, 21 countries, and more than 405 genera are represented. The Vertebrate Paleontology Collection contains eight holotypes and twelve paratypes. The type collections include several different fish and sharks and one bird specimen. The most published on specimens in this collection are an Acrocanthosaurus atokensis which has been used in numerous phylogenetic studies of therapods and a Thescelosaurus specimen. Significant holding include Late Triassic collections from North Carolina and Arizona, marine Cenozoic collections from North Carolina, and Cretaceous collections from North Carolina, Montana and Utah.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleHead, Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Vince Schneider
RoleCurator of Paleontology
Emailvince.schneider@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSaurischia
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSaurischia
Taxon Rankorder
Specimen
Catalog Number13442
Preparationstooth
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-VertPaleo
Occurrence IDDA04532F-3352-473E-ADFA-946417F75269
Dataset NameNCSM Vertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByV & J Schneider, S Schmidt, K Smyre, P Cox (see remarks)
Field NumberNCPALEOWY04
Date Collected1992-07-15
Year1992
Month7
Day15
Collection RemarksCollectors also include: B Lane, R Allison
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceWyoming
CountyNiobrara
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLC-3, 15.6 miles NNE of Lance Creek
Paleo Context
FormationLance Creek
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemMesozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemMesozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCretaceous
Latest Period Or Highest SystemCretaceous
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLate
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesLate
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
IDDA04532F-3352-473E-ADFA-946417F75269
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenVertPaleo.aspx?ID=13442
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 13442 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Vertebrate Paleontology
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-VertPaleoDWC
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