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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishEsmeralda
LocalityWest Side Of The Palmetto Mountains, Adjacent To Mip-2012-01
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number321509
Collected ByKurkewicz, Richard

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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 NamePalmettaspis?
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassTrilobita
OrderRedlichiida
FamilyHolmiidae
GenusPalmettaspis?
Specimen
Catalog Number321509
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID24ecf44b-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKurkewicz, Richard
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyEsmeralda
Higher GeographyUnited States, Nevada, Esmeralda
ContinentNorth America
Localitywest side of the Palmetto Mountains, adjacent to MIP-2012-01
Paleo Context
FormationPoleta Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCambrian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesSeries 2
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageStage 3
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-05-22 15:20:58.0
ID24ecf44b-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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