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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
County/ParishMonroe
LocalityClaiborne
Latitude31.54
Longitude-87.51556
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number211601
Collected ByAlabama Geological Survey

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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 NamePachecoa perplana
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderArcoida
FamilyNoetiidae
GenusPachecoa
Specific Epithetperplana
Specimen
Catalog Number211601
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID707143b3-0f2f-4bd9-ba29-8f60f55d852a
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://biimages.biodiversity.ku.edu/static/InvertebratePaleontology/originals/sp61725206963358915769.att.jpg
Collection Event
Collected ByAlabama Geological Survey
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlabama
CountyMonroe
Higher GeographyUnited States, Alabama, Monroe
ContinentNorth America
LocalityClaiborne
Decimal Latitude31.5400000
Decimal Longitude-87.5155600
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1815.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted coordinates from GeoReference, but it only produced a standard uncertainty. Estimated uncertainty as half the distance between center of Claiborne and the nearest town, Perdue to the southeast, which was about 3.6km away.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-04-03
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupClaiborne Group
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPaleogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesEocene
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:38.0
ID707143b3-0f2f-4bd9-ba29-8f60f55d852a
dwc:datasetIDc33ce2f2-c3cc-43a5-a380-fe4526d63650
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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