FHSM VP-15575
Polycotylidae (Williston, 1908)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Reptilia
Author
Williston
Order
Plesiosauria
Year
1908
Family
Polycotylidae
Collected by
Burger, W.
Date Collected
1995-04-01
Identified By
Schumacher, B.A.
Date Identified
2004-01-09
Type
Number of Pieces
3
Description
; Vertebra,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Lincoln
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Colorado
Formation
Carlile/Greenhorn
Member
Fairport/Pfeifer
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Greg Bauer Farm

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)

Schumacher, B.A., Everhart, M.J.. 2005. A stratigraphic and taxonomic review of plesiosaurs from the old "Fort Benton Group" of Central Kansas: a new assessment of old records. Paludicola, 5:33-54