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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishWyandotte
LocalityLone Star Cement Quarry, Bonner Springs
Latitude39.072709
Longitude-94.867536
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number9175
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.

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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 NamePunctospirifer kentuckyensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderSpiriferinida
FamilyPunctospiferidae
GenusPunctospirifer
Specific Epithetkentuckyensis
Specimen
Catalog Number9175
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID27a4f3a1-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyWyandotte
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Wyandotte
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLone Star Cement Quarry, Bonner Springs
Decimal Latitude39.072709
Decimal Longitude-94.867536
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1030.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksThe centroid of the quarry was georeferenced, and uncertainty estimated by measuring from the centroid to the edge of the quarry.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-03-18
Paleo Context
Bed5 inches above base of Farley Limestone
Geological Context GroupKansas City Group
MemberFarley Limestone
FormationWyandotte Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:55.0
ID27a4f3a1-1ed8-11e3-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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