FHSM VP-16685
Eumylodus laqueatus (Leidy, 1873)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Eumylodus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
laqueatus
Class
Chondrichthyes
Author
Leidy
Order
Chimaeriformes
Year
1873
Family
Callorhinchidae
Collected by
Jenkins, K.
Date Collected
Spring 2006
Identified By
K.; Parris Carpenter
Date Identified
2007-03 to 2007-06
Type
Number of Pieces
3
Description
Skull; Palatine, right; Skull; Vomer, left and right vomerine

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)

Cicimurri, D.J., Parris, D.C. & Everhart, M.J.. 2008. Partial dentition of a chimaeroid fish (Chondrichthyes, Holocephali) from the Upper Cretaceous Niobrara Chalk of Kansas, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28:34-40