FHSM VP-5516
Ichthyornis (Marsh, 1872)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Ichthyornis
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Aves
Author
Marsh
Order
Ichthyornithiformes
Year
1872
Family
Ichthyornithidae
Collected by
Brown, R.C.
Date Collected
1977-06-15
Identified By
Zakrzewski, R.J.
Date Identified
1977-06-16
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Limb; Humerus, distal end

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
Niobrara
Member
Fort Hays
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
Coniacian
Latest Age
Coniacian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone