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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishRiley
Locality5.5 Miles Se Of Manhattan
Latitude39.12721
Longitude-96.49866
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number369593
Collected ByWells, Dana
Date Collected1928-09-30

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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 NameArchaeocidaris megastylus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassEchinoidea
OrderCidaroida
FamilyArchaeocidaridae
GenusArchaeocidaris
Specific Epithetmegastylus
Specimen
Catalog Number369593
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDa6583ab1-d91d-49b7-a044-9e847a9847ab
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWells, Dana
Date Collected1928-09-30
Year1928
Month10
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyRiley
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Riley
ContinentNorth America
Locality5.5 miles SE of Manhattan
Decimal Latitude39.1272100
Decimal Longitude-96.4986600
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters7721.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted georeference from GeoLocate.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-08-08
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCouncil Grove Group
MemberUpper Garrison
FormationGarrison Shale
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPermian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:20.0
IDa6583ab1-d91d-49b7-a044-9e847a9847ab
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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