FHSM VP-15560
Martinichthys (McClung, 1927)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Martinichthys
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
McClung
Order
Tselfatiiformes
Year
1927
Family
Plethodidae
Collected by
Everhart, M.J.
Date Collected
1993-05-07
Identified By
Everhart, M.J.
Date Identified
2003-12-23
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Skull; Rostrum,

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)

Shimada, K., 2006. Annotated checklist of fossil fishes from the Smoky Hill Chalk of the Niobrara Chalk (Upper Cretaceous) in Kansas. , 35:193-213