FHSM VP-4869
Toxochelys (Cope, 1873)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Toxochelys
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Reptilia
Author
Cope
Order
Testudines
Year
1873
Family
Cheloniidae
Collected by
Bretz, R.F.
Date Collected
1974-07-20
Identified By
Zakrzewski, R.J.
Date Identified
1983-01-10
Type
Number of Pieces
7
Description
Skeleton; Partial Skeleton,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
South Dakota
County
Pennington
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Montana
Formation
Pierre
Member
Sharon Springs
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
Campanian
Latest Age
Campanian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone