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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishChatham
LocalityTriangle Brick Quarry At Merry Oaks
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-vertpaleo
Catalog Number21062
Collected ByV Schneider & J Lamb
Date Collected1997-06-26

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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 NameStagonolepididae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderThecodontia
FamilyStagonolepididae
Taxon Rankfamily
Specimen
Catalog Number21062
Preparationspartial scute
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-VertPaleo
Occurrence ID53186357-E321-488A-8A09-76E67B1BC184
Dataset NameNCSM Vertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByV Schneider & J Lamb
Field NumberNCPALEO1902
Date Collected1997-06-26
Year1997
Collection RemarksCollected: 1997-98
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyChatham
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTriangle Brick Quarry at Merry Oaks
Paleo Context
FormationPekin
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemMesozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemMesozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemTriassic
Latest Period Or Highest SystemTriassic
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLate
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesLate
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
ID53186357-E321-488A-8A09-76E67B1BC184
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenVertPaleo.aspx?ID=21062
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 21062 - 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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