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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
State/ProvinceEllis
County/ParishNe Of Ellis; 8 Mi On Warren Hall Land
LocalityNe Of Ellis; 8 Mi On Warren Hall Land
Institution CodeFhsm
Collection CodeVp
Catalog Number2295
Collected ByWalker, M.v. Et Al.
Date Collected1968-11-01

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

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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 Nametylosaurus kansasensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Amniota | Reptilia | Diapsida | Lepidosauria | Squamata | Anguimorpha | Mosasauroidea | Mosasauridae | Tylosaurinae | Tylosaurus | kansasensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyMosasauridae
GenusTylosaurus
Specific Epithetkansasensis
Scientific Name AuthorsEverhart, M.J. 2005
Specimen
Identified ByBell, G.
Date Identified1990-07-15
Catalog Number2295
Institution CodeFHSM
Collection Codevp
Occurrence ID450edc16-a7fb-4352-ba8c-29773f203e8a
Basis of RecordfossilSpecimen
Associated ReferencesEverhart, M.J., . 2002. New data on cranial measurements and body length of the mosasaur Tylosaurus nepaeolicus (Squamata: Mosasauridae), from the Niobrara Formation of western Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 105:33-43; Everhart, M.J., . 2005b. Earliest record of the genus Tylosaurus (Squamata: Mosasauridae) from the Fort Hays Limestone (Lower Coniacian) of western Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 108:149-155; Everhart, M.J., . 2005c. Tylosaurus kansasensis, a new species of tylosaurine (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from the Niobrara Chalk of western Kansas, USA. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, 84:231-240; Everhart, M.J., . 2008b. A bitten skull of Tylosaurus kansasensis (Squamata: Mosasauridae) and a review of mosasaur-on-mosasaur pathologies in the fossil record. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 111:251-262; Kansas Academy of Science, . 2007. Abstracts of the 139th Annual Meeting of the Kansas Academy of Science, Kansas Wesleyan University, Salina, Kansas, April 13-14. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 110:293-311; Kansas Academy of Science, . 2008. Abstracts of the 140th Annual Meeting of the Kansas Academy of Science, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas, March 28-29. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 111:165-192; Konishi, T., Caldwell, M.W.. 2011. Two new plioplatecarpine (Squamata: Mosasauridae) genera from the upper Cretaceous of North America, and global phylogenetic analysis of plioplatecarpines. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31:754-783
Collection Event
Collected ByWalker, M.V. et al.
Date Collected1968-11-01
Collection Remarks; ,
Locality
State / ProvinceEllis
CountyNE of Ellis; 8 mi on Warren Hall Land
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNE of Ellis; 8 mi on Warren Hall Land
Location IDNE of Ellis; 8 mi on Warren Ha
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
ID450edc16-a7fb-4352-ba8c-29773f203e8a
dcterms:accessRightshttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFHSM
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/5bc7-5n0c
dcterms:bibliographicCitationFHSM VP 2295
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