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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishCowley
LocalityH.c. Metcalf Farm, S1/4 Sw1/4 Sec 4 T34s R07e
Latitude37.118082
Longitude-96.67512100000002
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number30561
Collected ByUnknown

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/invertebrate-paleontology/collections

The University of Kansas invertebrate paleontology collection is ranked among the top 10 largest fossil invertebrate collections in the country and has over 850,000 fossil invertebrate and microfossil specimens from all over the world, including more than 8,200 type or figured specimens. These specimens have been used for research by paleontologists for over 120 years. The collection has taxonomic strengths in Cambrian trilobites from Antarctica and the Great Basin, United States; Upper Paleozoic invertebrates of the mid-continent; Cambrian soft-bodied faunas from Utah; Mesozoic cephalopods from the mid-continent. Research access to the collections is arranged on a case-by-case basis.

Contacts

Name Una Farrell
RoleCollection Manager
Emailufarrell@ku.edu
Name Una Farrell
RoleCollection Manager
Emailufarrell@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Bruce Lieberman
RoleCurator
Emailblieber@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameComposita
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderAthyridida
FamilyAthyrididae
GenusComposita
Specimen
Catalog Number30561
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID265d66dc-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByUnknown
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyCowley
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Cowley
ContinentNorth America
LocalityH.C. Metcalf farm, S1/4 SW1/4 SEC 4 T34S R07E
Decimal Latitude37.118082
Decimal Longitude-96.675121
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters571.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long is SW1/4 centroid (unsure what S1/4 of SW1/4 means). Uncertainty is distance to section corner.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-08-22
Paleo Context
BedThreemile Limestone Base
Geological Context GroupChase Group
MemberThreemile Limestone Member
FormationWreford Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPermian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesCisuralian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageWolfcampian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:01.0
ID265d66dc-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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