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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishPalo Pinto
LocalityE End Of Barber Mountain
Latitude32.75918
Longitude-98.201434
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number361058

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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 NameCrinoidea
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassCrinoidea
Genuscarinoidea
Specimen
Catalog Number361058
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDc794c605-7e35-4ff2-9346-28e760f73c8d
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyPalo Pinto
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Palo Pinto
ContinentNorth America
LocalityE end of Barber Mountain
Decimal Latitude32.75918
Decimal Longitude-98.201434
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1650.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long is centered on the eastern half of Barber Mtn. The uncertainty is the extent of the eastern half of the mtn.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-12-06
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupStrawn
FormationMineral Wells Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:15.0
IDc794c605-7e35-4ff2-9346-28e760f73c8d
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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