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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishJefferson
Locality±8 Miles N Of Oskaloosa On Highway 59, Junction Of Highway 59 And Kansas 16
Latitude39.332882
Longitude-95.31032700000002
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number135236
Collected ByBridwell, A.

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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 NameNeospirifer
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderSpiriferida
FamilyTrigonotretidae
GenusNeospirifer
Specimen
Catalog Number135236
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID278dde99-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBridwell, A.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyJefferson
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Jefferson
ContinentNorth America
Locality±8 miles N of Oskaloosa on highway 59, junction of highway 59 and Kansas 16
Decimal Latitude39.332882
Decimal Longitude-95.310327
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters20.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksThere are two loc cards, only the second card specifies the juntion with Kansas 16. Georeferenced the junction, note that the junction is almost exactly 8 miles N of Oskaloosa by air. Uncertainty is the extend of the intersection (Bing Hybrid map).
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-08-06
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
MemberCoal Creek Limestone
FormationTopeka Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-07-19 17:12:33.0
ID278dde99-1ed8-11e3-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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