FHSM VP-380
Elopiformes (Sauvage, 1875)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Sauvage
Order
Elopiformes
Year
1875
Family
Collected by
Brookless, E.E.
Date Collected
1954
Identified By
Miller, H.W.
Date Identified
1958-06 to 1958-09
Type
Number of Pieces
2
Description
Skeleton; Partial Skeleton, in matrix

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
Carlile
Member
Codell
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
Turonian
Latest Age
Turonian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Miller, H.W., Jr., . 1958. An elopid fish from the Codell Sandstone (Cretaceous) of Kansas and the depositional environment of the sandstone. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, 61:213-215