FHSM VP-17463
Cheloniidae (Bonaparte, 1832)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Reptilia
Author
Bonaparte
Order
Testudines
Year
1832
Family
Cheloniidae
Collected by
Everhart, M.J.
Date Collected
1989-08-05
Identified By
Everhart, M.J.
Date Identified
2009-10-13
Type
Number of Pieces
32
Description
Dermal Bone; Carapace, fragments (32)

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
Coniacian
Latest Age
Coniacian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone