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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishNeosho
LocalityRailroad Cut At Trent Siding, 3.5 Miles E Of Erie
Latitude37.58167
Longitude-95.17972
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number42617
Collected ByBeede, J. W.; Rogers, Austin F.

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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 Number42617
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID26b8b335-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBeede, J. W.; Rogers, Austin F.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyNeosho
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Neosho
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRailroad cut at Trent siding, 3.5 miles E of Erie
Decimal Latitude37.5816700
Decimal Longitude-95.1797200
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1653.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksThe railroad cut at Trent is 3.5 E of Erie. Included the stretch of railway between Scott road and Udall road in the uncertainty.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-04-01
Paleo Context
BedErie Limestone Lower
Geological Context GroupKansas City Group
MemberErie Limestone
FormationSwope Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:08.0
ID26b8b335-1ed8-11e3-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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