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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishYoung
LocalityS Of South Bend
Latitude32.980442
Longitude-98.668661
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number52653

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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 NameDimorphoceras texanus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassCephalopoda
OrderGoniatitida
FamilyDimorphoceratidae
GenusDimorphoceras
Specific Epithettexanus
Specimen
Type StatusPlesiotype
Catalog Number52653
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID214b1c7c-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyYoung
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Young
ContinentNorth America
LocalityS of South Bend
Decimal Latitude32.980442
Decimal Longitude-98.668661
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2697.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long is midway between South Bend and nearest named place to the S (Young-Stephens County line). Uncertainty is half the distance to the nearest named place.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-09-19
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCisco Group
MemberWayland Shale
FormationGraham Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:14.0
ID214b1c7c-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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