FHSM VP-12909
Enchodus shumardi (Leidy, 1856)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Enchodus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
shumardi
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Leidy
Order
Aulopiformes
Year
1856
Family
Enchodontidae
Collected by
Shimada, K. et al.
Date Collected
1994-06-14
Identified By
Shimada, K.
Date Identified
1994-06-27
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Skull; Isolated Teeth, partial (1)

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Ellis
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Colorado
Formation
Carlile
Member
Fairport
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Mesozoic
Latest Era
Mesozoic
Earliest Period
Cretaceous
Latest Period
Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch
Upper
Latest Epoch
Upper
Earliest Age
Turonian
Latest Age
Turonian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

McIntosh, A.P., Shimada, K. & Everhart, M.J.. 2016. Late Cretaceous marine vertebrate fauna from the Fairpoint Chalk member of the Carlile Shale in southern Ellis County, Kansas, USA. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, 119:222-230