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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishSt. Clair
LocalityAbove Coal No. 6 In Last 3 Or 4 Ridges In Se Corner Of Old Strip Mine On A.j. Hass Farm. Strip Mine On Road Which Runs W Into Millstadt, On E St. Louis Rd At Church; Church Is Approx 4 Miles South Of Intersection Of Illinois Hwy 157 And Millstadt Rd.
Latitude38.499006
Longitude-90.096354
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number27197
Collected ByUnknown

From Recordset

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 Number27197
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID264e8348-1ed8-11e3-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 / ProvinceIllinois
CountySt. Clair
Higher GeographyUnited States, Illinois, St. Clair
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAbove coal No. 6 in last 3 or 4 ridges in SE corner of old strip mine on A.J. Hass farm. Strip mine on road which runs W into Millstadt, on E St. Louis Rd at church; church is approx 4 miles south of intersection of Illinois Hwy 157 and Millstadt Rd.
Decimal Latitude38.499006
Decimal Longitude-90.096354
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5953.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksConcordia United Church 4 miles south of the intersection was used as the georeferenced point because the mine could not be found. Uncertainty estimated by taking distance from Concordia to nearest church roughly 4 miles south of the intersection (Holy Cross Lutheran). From Loc Remarks: "old strip mine near church".
Georeferenced ByCongreve, Curtis
Georeferenced Date2012-04-26
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupMcLeansboro Group
FormationBrereton Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesMiddle Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageDesmoinesian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:59.0
ID264e8348-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
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dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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