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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishSt. Clair
Locality5 Miles Ne Waterloo, Along Prairie Du Long Creek
Latitude38.386793000000004
Longitude-90.085726
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number330221
Collected ByChakravorty, S. K.
Date Collected1948-06-20

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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 NamePentremites sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassBlastoidea
OrderSpiraculata
FamilyPentremitidae
GenusPentremites
Specific Epithetsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number330221
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID284388eb-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByChakravorty, S. K.
Date Collected1948-06-20
Year1948
Month6
Day20
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIllinois
CountySt. Clair
Higher GeographyUnited States, Illinois, St. Clair
ContinentNorth America
Locality5 miles NE Waterloo, along Prairie du Long Creek
Decimal Latitude38.386793
Decimal Longitude-90.085726
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5964.2307200000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksI traced along Prairie du Long Creek for 5 miles to find the lat+long, and calculated error using the MaNIS georeferencing calculator on the distance along a path setting.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-03-27
Paleo Context
FormationPaint Creek Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemMississippian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesMiddle Mississippian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageChesterian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:54.0
ID284388eb-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
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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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