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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishGraham
Locality1 Mi W Of Bogue
Institution CodeFhsm
Collection CodeVp
Catalog Number339
Collected BySternberg, G.f.

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Information about the Vertebrate Paleontology Collection at Fort Hays State University Sternberg Museum of Natural History

Contacts

Name Laura Wilson
RoleCurator
Emaillewilson6@fhsu.edu
Name Christina Byrd
RolePaleontology Collections Manager
Emailcjbyrd2@fhsu.edu
Name Christina Byrd
RolePaleontology Collections Manager
Emailcjbyrd2@fhsu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific Namepteranodon sternbergi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Amniota | Reptilia | Diapsida | Pterosauromorpha | Pterosauria | Pterodactyloidea | Pteranodontidae | Pteranodontinae | Pteranodon | sternbergi
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderPterosauria
FamilyPteranodontidae
GenusPteranodon
Specific Epithetsternbergi
Scientific Name AuthorsHarkson, J.C. 1966
Specimen
Identified ByHarksen, J.C.
Date Identified1966
Catalog Number339
Institution CodeFHSM
Collection Codevp
Occurrence ID662a5b40-802b-4395-8be2-08100cd59309
Basis of RecordfossilSpecimen
Associated ReferencesBennett, S.C., . 1992. Sexual dimorphism of Pteranodon and other pterosaurs, with comments on cranial crests. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 12:422-434; Miller, H.W., Jr., . 1971. The taxonomy of Pteranodon species from Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, 74:42754
Collection Event
Collected BySternberg, G.F.
Collector Number5426
Date CollectedFall 1952
Collection RemarksSkull; Partial Skull, fragmented
Locality
Countryunited states
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyGraham
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mi W of Bogue
Location RemarksWestern Interior Seaway locality
Location ID1966007
Georeference RemarksInformation withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupColorado
MemberSmoky Hill
FormationNiobrara
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemMesozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemMesozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCretaceous
Latest Period Or Highest SystemCretaceous
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesUpper
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageSantonian
Latest Age Or Highest StageSantonian
Other
Languageen
ID662a5b40-802b-4395-8be2-08100cd59309
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dcterms:bibliographicCitationFHSM VP 339
dcterms:rightsHolderFort Hays Sternberg Museum
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFHSM
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