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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishBladen
LocalityPhoebus Landing On Cape Fear River Near Elizabethtown
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-vertpaleo
Catalog Number13571
Collected ByF & B Hyne
Date Collected1990-12-28

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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 NameCrocodylia
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderCrocodylia
Taxon Rankorder
Specimen
Catalog Number13571
Preparationspartial rib
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-VertPaleo
Occurrence ID691ED20A-F612-4047-850F-1F37BBF61C5F
Dataset NameNCSM Vertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByF & B Hyne
Field NumberNCPALEO0907
Date Collected1990-12-28
Year1990
Month12
Day28
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyBladen
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPhoebus Landing on Cape Fear River near Elizabethtown
Paleo Context
FormationTar Heel
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
ID691ED20A-F612-4047-850F-1F37BBF61C5F
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-VertPaleoDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenVertPaleo.aspx?ID=13571
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 13571 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Vertebrate Paleontology
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
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