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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishOsage
LocalityFork In Road 2 Miles Se Of Lyndon
Latitude38.5836
Longitude-95.67598
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number154687

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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 NameMyalina Orthomyalina slocomi
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderPterioida
FamilyMyalinidae
GenusMyalina
Specific Epithetslocomi
Specimen
Catalog Number154687
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDed5a08d3-77c3-47d6-89a0-a2434575bea1
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyOsage
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Osage
ContinentNorth America
LocalityFork in road 2 miles SE of Lyndon
Decimal Latitude38.5836000
Decimal Longitude-95.6759800
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3535.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksUsed GEOLocate to find 2 miles SE of Lyndon and moved point slightly to place it on a fork in the road. Kept automatic uncertainty for 2 miles SE of Lyndon. Added county.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-03-28
Paleo Context
BedShale below Lower Deer Creek
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
FormationDeer Creek Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:30.0
IDed5a08d3-77c3-47d6-89a0-a2434575bea1
dwc:datasetIDc33ce2f2-c3cc-43a5-a380-fe4526d63650
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:subgenusOrthomyalina
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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