Specimen 2555

Collection: Vertebrate
Catalog No.: 2555
Accn. No.: 220
Case No.:135
Remarks: Outcrop: SURPRIZE Q. MV 6801

Melton (1969) A New Dorypterid Fish from Central Montana. Northwest Science, Vol.43,No.4
Referred & Figured

Lund & Lund (1984). New Genera and Species of Coelacanths from the Bear Gulch Limestone (Lower Carboniferous) of Montana (USA). Geobios. No.17(2):237-244.
Type and Referred

Lund & Lund (1985). Coelacanths from the Bear Gulch Limestone (Namurian) of Montana and th eEvolution of the Coelacanthiformes. Bulletin of Carnegie Mus. of Nat. Hist. No. 25; 1-74 pp.
KMoore - 2009

Do & Do pub. (2014) Biological Mystery Series Pro-4: Carboniferous & Permian Creatures. *Only released in Japan.
Figured (2555-B).
Specimen Information
Type Status: hypotype
Elements: 2
Part: Yes
Counterpart: Yes
Taxon InformationLocality Information
Taxon Name: Allenypterus montanusLocality No.: MV 6801
Common Name: Coelacanth
Order: Coelacanthiformes Continent/Ocean: North America
Family: n/a Country: United States
Genus: Allenypterus State/Province: Montana
Species: montanus County: Fergus
Body of Water:
Collector InformationTime Period: Paleozoic: Carboniferous: Mississippian: Serpukhovian
Collector: R. Hartin and C. AllenGroup: Big Snowy
Organization: Super Group:
Date Added: 02-22-2007    Last Modified: 12-19-2014

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