FHSM VP-11060
Scapanorhynchus rhaphiodon (Agassiz, L., 1843)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Scapanorhynchus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
rhaphiodon
Class
Chondrichthyes
Author
Agassiz, L.
Order
Lamniformes
Year
1843
Family
Mitsukurinidae
Collected by
Meyer, S.C.
Date Collected
Spring 1991
Identified By
Shimada, K.
Date Identified
1994-01-05
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
tooth, from ant hill

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
Kraemer Ranch

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