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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishSan Saba
LocalityBend
Latitude31.099439999999998
Longitude-98.51139
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number41775
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C

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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 Julien Kimmig
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjkimmig@ku.edu
Name Julien Kimmig
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjkimmig@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 Number41775
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID26b42369-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountySan Saba
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, San Saba
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBend
Decimal Latitude31.0994400
Decimal Longitude-98.5113900
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1528.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted lat-long from GEOLocate. Uncertainty is half the distance to the nearest named place (High Valley - town).
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-10-01
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupBend Group
Memberupper Smithwick Shale
FormationSmithwick Shale
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesMiddle Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageAtokan
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:08.0
ID26b42369-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
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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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