Specimen 5386

Collection: Vertebrate
Catalog No.: 5386
Accn. No.: 274
Case No.:135
Remarks: Residing with R.Lund? Missing?
Outcrop: DISCOVERY 7106
Crop: 8
Pelvic-Caudal skeleton

Lund (1979) Ecomorphology of the Chondrichthyes from the Bear Gulch Limestone (Lower Carboniferous) of Montana. Neuvieme Congres International de Stratigrphie et de geologie du Carbonifere. Compte Rendu. Vol.5: 481-491

Lund (1985) The Morphology of Falcatus falcatus (St.John and Worthen), A Mississippian Stethacanthid Chondrichthyan from the Bear Gulch of Montana. J. of Vert. Paleo. 5(1): 1-19.

Lund (1985). Stethacanthid Elasmobranch Remains from the Bear Gulch Limestone (Namurian E2b) of Montana. Amer. Mus. Nov. No. 2828:1-24 pp.

Lund (1990). Chondrichthyan life history styles as revealed by the 320 million years old Mississippian of Montana. Enviro. Bio. of Fishes. Vol. 27: 1-19 pp.

Lund and Lund (1997) Relationships of the Chimaeriformes and the basal radiation of the Chondrichthyes. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 7, 65-123.

Hagadorn(2002). Chapter 9: Bear gulch: An Exceptional Upper Carboniferous Plattenkalk. IN: Bottjer, et al., eds. Exceptional Fossil Preservation: A Unique View on the Evolution of Marine Life. Columbia University Press: New York. 167-183 pp.

Grogan & Lund (2004). The Origins and Relationships of early Chondrichthyes. In: Carrier, Musick, Heithaus, eds. Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press: 3-32 pp.

Maisey (2007). The Braincase in Paleozoic Symmoriiform and Cladoselachian Sharks. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, No.307: 122pp.
KMoore - 2011
Specimen Information
Type Status: illustrated
Elements: 1
Part: No
Counterpart: No
Taxon InformationLocality Information
Taxon Name: Falcatus falcatusLocality No.: MV 7106
Common Name: Chondrichthyes
Order: Symmoriida Continent/Ocean: North America
Family: n/a Country: United States
Genus: Falcatus State/Province: Montana
Species: falcatus County: Fergus
Body of Water:
Collector InformationTime Period: Paleozoic: Carboniferous: Mississippian: Serpukhovian
Collector: Melton & PartyGroup: Big Snowy
Organization: Super Group:
Date Added: 11-01-2007    Last Modified: 03-28-2011

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