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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishFranklin
Locality1/2 Mile North Of Highway 68 West Of Hickory Creek
Latitude38.630589
Longitude-95.14313600000001
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number11939

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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 NameEnteletes
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderOrthida
FamilyEnteletidae
GenusEnteletes
Specimen
Catalog Number11939
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID3328aec3-24bb-43b8-aa0d-fd95eb3b4c48
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyFranklin
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Franklin
ContinentNorth America
Locality1/2 mile north of highway 68 west of Hickory creek
Decimal Latitude38.630589
Decimal Longitude-95.143136
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2299.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long 1/2 mile north of highway 68 and west of Hickory Creek midway between Hickory Creek and the nearest named place to the west (Walnut Creek). Uncertainty is half the distance between Hickory Creek and the nearest named place to the west (Walnut Creek).
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-07-19
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupLansing Group
MemberHickory Creek Shale Member
FormationPlattsburg Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:56.0
ID3328aec3-24bb-43b8-aa0d-fd95eb3b4c48
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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