FHSM VP-2969
Stratodus (Cope, 1872)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Stratodus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Cope
Order
Alepisauriformes
Year
1872
Family
Dercetidae
Collected by
Date Collected
Identified By
Walker, M.V.
Date Identified
1972-12-19
Type
Number of Pieces
6
Description
Skull; Jaw, fragmentary; Skull; Teeth, 1 loose, other in situ within jaw bone fragments

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Generic Kansas Niobrara Fm Smoky Hill Member
Remarks
Could not be georeferenced.
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)

McMullen, T.L., 1978. Mammals of the Duck Creek local fauna, late Pleistocene of Kansas. Journal of Mammalogy, 59:374-386