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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishDouglas
LocalityWpa Mine Near Three Sisters 7 S Of Lawrence
Latitude38.88048
Longitude-95.285614
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number340175

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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 NameApographiocrinus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassCrinoidea
OrderCladida
FamilyApographiocrinidae
GenusApographiocrinus
Specimen
Catalog Number340175
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID28fa1d1f-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyDouglas
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Douglas
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWPA mine near Three Sisters 7 S of Lawrence
Decimal Latitude38.88048
Decimal Longitude-95.285614
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2421.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksTwo quarries are visible on the USGS Topo map 7 miles SSW of Lawrence and near the Three Sisters. Lat-long is the quarry closer to 7 miles away (Sec 34 T13S R19E), uncertainty is expanded to fit the other possible quarry closer to the three sisters (sec 26 T13S R19E).
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-08-21
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
MemberToronto Limestone
FormationOread Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:01.0
ID28fa1d1f-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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