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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNebraska
County/ParishCass
Locality1 Mile S Of Mo. Pac. Bridge Over Missouri River At Plattsmouth
Latitude40.9871794
Longitude-95.867388
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number318493

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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 NameLissochonetes sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassStrophomenata
OrderProductida
FamilyRugosochonetidae
GenusLissochonetes
Specific Epithetsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number318493
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2716c16e-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNebraska
CountyCass
Higher GeographyUnited States, Nebraska, Cass
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mile S of Mo. Pac. bridge over Missouri River at Plattsmouth
Decimal Latitude40.9871794
Decimal Longitude-95.867388
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1814.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLocated the place where RRs on either side of the Missouri River would meet in Plattsmouth (bridge is no longer there) at 41.001671, -95.867388. Named place extent is half the length of the river connecting the ends of the RR. Determined lat-long and uncertainty from georeferencing calculator for distance at a heading.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2014-03-13
Paleo Context
Bedtop Snyderville Shale
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
MemberSnyderville Shale
FormationOread Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:48.0
ID2716c16e-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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