Exhibition of a Tyrannosaurus rex skull in the museum

The National Museum of Brazil collections included an exhibition of fossils.[1]

The current status of the collection is unknown after the fire that destroyed the museum in September 2018.

Image Name Age Period Origin Notes
Angaturama limai MN 01.jpg Angaturama limai skeleton 110 Ma Early Cretaceous Santana Formation [2]
Crânio de Lambeossauro 01.jpg Lambeosaurus skull 75 Ma Late Cretaceous Dinosaur Park Formation
Crânio de Tiranossauro Rex (Stênio) 01.jpg Tyrannosaurus rex skull 65 Ma Late Cretaceous
Crânio humano de indivíduo feminino MN 01.jpg Luzia Woman 11 ka Found in Lapa Vermelha IV, Lagoa Santa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dinodontosaurus MN 01.jpg Dinodontosaurus skeleton 290-225 Ma Permian-Triassic Santa Maria Formation
Esqueleto de Santanaraptor MN 01.jpg Santanaraptor skeleton 110 Ma Early Cretaceous Santana Formation
Esqueleto de Tigre-dentes-de-sabre MN 01.jpg Saber-toothed cat skeleton 1.8 Ma Pleistocene
Libélula MN 01.jpg Odonata fossil 105 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation [3]
MaxakalisaurusTopai Rec.jpg Maxakalisaurus topai skeleton (replica) 80 Ma Late Cretaceous Adamantina Formation [4]
Ossos da asa de um pterossauro MN 01.jpg Pterosaur wing
Preguiça-gigante (Eremotherium) MN 01.jpg Eremotherium skeleton 1.8 Ma [5]
Ruffordia goepperti MN 01.jpg Ruffordia goepperti
Tupandactylus MN 01.jpg Tupandactylus skeleton 115 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation
Tropeognathus mesembrinus MN 02.jpg Tropeognathus mesembrinus skeleton 110 Ma Early Cretaceous Santana Formation
Chanidae - Dastilbe species.JPG Dastilbe crandalli 105-110 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato & Santana Formations [6]
MUSEU NACIONAL 48.jpg Psaronius brasiliensis 270 Ma Permian Piauí [7]
Aranhas fossilizadas MN 01.jpg Spiders 105 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation [8]
Fóssil de ramos de Lepidodendron sp.jpg Annularia, Asplenites, Bornia, Calamites, Cyclopteris, Equisetites, Glockeria, Hymenophylites, Lepidodendron, Lepidophyllum, Neuropteris, Odontopteris, Pecopteris, Sphenopteris, Sigillaria, Stigmaria, Volkmannia, Woodwardites Carboniferous Europe [9]
Fóssil de samambaia (pteridófita).jpg
Protoischnurus axelrodorum 105 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation [10]
Araripemys barretoi 110 Ma Early Cretaceous Santana Formation [11]
Bauruemys elegans 80 Ma Late Cretaceous Presidente Prudente Formation [12]
Beurlenia araripensis 105 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation [13]
Araripichthys castilhoi 105-110 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato & Santana Formations [14]
Stereosternum 275 Ma Permian Irati Formation [15]
Lizard 105 Ma Early Cretaceous Crato Formation [16]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Paleontologia" (in Portuguese). National Museum of Brazil. Retrieved 5 September 2018.
  2. ^ Angaturama limai
  3. ^ Odonata
  4. ^ Maxakalisaurus topai (replica)
  5. ^ Eremotherium
  6. ^ Dastilbe crandalli
  7. ^ Psaronius brasiliensis
  8. ^ Spider
  9. ^ Sequeira Fernandes et al., 2014, p.10
  10. ^ Protoischnurus axelrodorum
  11. ^ Araripemys barretoi
  12. ^ Bauruemys elegans
  13. ^ Beurlenia araripensis
  14. ^ Araripichthys castilhoi
  15. ^ Stereosternum
  16. ^ Lizard

Bibliography

  • Sequeira Fernandes, Antonio Carlos; Marcelo de Araujo Carvalho; Daianne Almeida, and Luciana Witovisk. 2014. O Museu Nacional, suas análises de carvão mineral e a coleção de fósseis vegetais carboníferos no século XIX. Filosofia e História da Biologia 9. 1–18. Accessed 2018-09-06.