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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishShelby
LocalityWaldron
Latitude39.45361
Longitude-85.66694
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number161121
Collected ByJewett, J. M.

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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 NameDalmanella elegantula
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderOrthida
FamilyDalmanellidae
GenusDalmanella
Specific Epithetelegantula
Specimen
Catalog Number161121
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2278be13-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJewett, J. M.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyShelby
Higher GeographyUnited States, Indiana, Shelby
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWaldron
Decimal Latitude39.4536100
Decimal Longitude-85.6669400
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2200.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted lat+long from GeoLocate for Waldron, but geolocate only produced a standard uncertainty value. Estimated uncertainty as half the distance between Waldron and the center of the closest named, which is St. Paul 4.4 km to the SE.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-03-27
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupWayne Group
FormationWaldron Shale
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemSilurian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:32.0
ID2278be13-1ed8-11e3-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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