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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishCowley
LocalityGrand Summit
Latitude37.36806
Longitude-96.54639
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number42834
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C

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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 NameComposita
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderAthyridida
FamilyAthyrididae
GenusComposita
Specimen
Catalog Number42834
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID26bae787-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyCowley
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Cowley
ContinentNorth America
LocalityGrand Summit
Decimal Latitude37.3680600
Decimal Longitude-96.5463900
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4251.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksGrand Summit is a small town with unclear boundary - measured uncertainty (conservatively) half way to Grenola, the next nearest named place, in GEOLocate.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2012-07-04
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCouncil Grove Group
MemberFlorena Shale Member
FormationBeattie Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPermian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesCisuralian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageWolfcampian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:08.0
ID26bae787-1ed8-11e3-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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