FHSM VP 18957
Protosphyraena tenius (Leidy, 1857)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Protosphyraena
Phylum
Chordata
Species
tenius
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Leidy
Order
Pachycormiformes
Year
1857
Family
Pachycormidae
Collected by
Triebold, M.
Date Collected
2000/2005
Identified By
Triebold, M.
Date Identified
2000/2005
Type
Number of Pieces
5
Description
pectoral fins, cranium, shoulder fragment, around MU 7

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Lane
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
Late
Latest Epoch
Late
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone