FHSM VP-15824
Hadrosaurus (Leidy, 1857)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Hadrosaurus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Reptilia
Author
Leidy
Order
Ornithischia
Year
1857
Family
Hadrosauridae
Collected by
K.; Everhart Ewell
Date Collected
2005-06-02
Identified By
Carpenter, K.
Date Identified
2005-06-06
Type
Number of Pieces
12
Description
Vertebra; Caudal, (6); ; Unidentified, fragments (6)

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Gove
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Colorado
Formation
Niobrara
Member
Smoky Hill
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
Santonian
Latest Age
Santonian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Everhart, M.J., Ewell, K.. 2006. Shark-bitten dinosaur (Hadrosauridae) vertebrae from the Niobrara Chalk (Upper Coniacian) of western Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 109:27-35