FHSM VP 16466
Aethocephalichthys hyainarhinos (Fielitz, Stewart, Wiffen, 1999)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Aethocephalichthys
Phylum
Chordata
Species
hyainarhinos
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Fielitz, Stewart, Wiffen
Order
Year
1999
Family
Collected by
Jenkins, K.D.
Date Collected
1995-06-27
Identified By
Everhart, M.J.
Date Identified
1995-06-27
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
skull, 39 0.579 N 99 55.30 W elavation: 2295 taxonomy based on Shimada and Fielitz 2006

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Trego
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., . 2007b. New stratigraphic records (Albian-Campanian) of Rhinobatis sp. (Chondrichthyes: Rajiformes) from the Cretaceous of Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 110:225-235