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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishEllis County
Institution CodeYpm
Collection CodeVp
Catalog NumberYpm Vp 024910
Collected ByHarry A. Brous, B. F. Mudge & Party (yale 1875 Kansas Expedition)
Date Collected1875-08-03

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The Division of Vertebrate Paleontology houses one of the most important vertebrate fossil collections in North America, totaling over 70,000 cataloged specimens. Staff and students of the Division undertake research in vertebrate systematics, evolution, and paleobiology. The Division supports field collecting programs in the Triassic of Arizona and Utah and across the K/T boundary in Montana and North Dakota.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Vanessa Rhue
RoleDivision of Vertebrate Paleontology
Emailvanessa.rhue@yale.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlatecarpus sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Amniota; Reptilia; Diapsida; Lepidosauria; Squamata; Scleroglossa; Autarchoglossa; Varanoidea; Mosasauridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyMosasauridae
GenusPlatecarpus
Specific Epithetsp.
Taxon RankSpecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular NameLizards and Snakes; Reptiles; vertebrates; chordates; animals
Taxon RemarksFossils, Rocks and Minerals: Fossils - Vertebrates
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsPlatecarpus sp.
Catalog NumberYPM VP 024910
PreparationsSurface Scan
Individual Count1
Institution CodeYPM
Collection CodeVP
Occurrence IDurn:uuid:fcd97316-306b-4045-9c8b-f447dd5d1eac
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttps://images.collections.yale.edu/iiif/2/ypm:ab510e49-726d-4081-9619-17f8b0a63065/full/!1920,1920/0/default.jpg
Collection Event
Collected ByHarry A. Brous, B. F. Mudge & party (Yale 1875 Kansas Expedition)
Field NumberSaur 162
Date Collected1875-08-03
Year1875
Month8
Day3
Collection Remarksvertebral column; VP number 24910; lot count 1; accn=YPM.00769
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyEllis County
Higher GeographyNorth America; USA; Kansas; Ellis County
ContinentNorth America
Paleo Context
FormationNiobrara Fm
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCretaceous
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLate Cretaceous
Other
Languageen
Modified2021-10-19T14:33:35.000Z
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dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.peabody.yale.edu/search/Record/YPM-VP-024910
dcterms:bibliographicCitationPlatecarpus sp. (YPM VP 024910)
dcterms:rightsHolderYale Peabody Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightsOpen Access, http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/; see Yale Peabody policies at: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeYPM
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