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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishPlatte
LocalityNw Of Iatan, 0.125 Mile Of Roadcut
Latitude39.486542
Longitude-94.99486
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number8605
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.

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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 NamePunctospirifer
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderSpiriferinida
FamilyPunctospiferidae
GenusPunctospirifer
Specimen
Catalog Number8605
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID27d5a429-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyPlatte
Higher GeographyUnited States, Missouri, Platte
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNW of Iatan, 0.125 mile of roadcut
Decimal Latitude39.486542
Decimal Longitude-94.99486
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1684.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksCould not determine if roadcut is 1/8 mile NW of Iatan or 1/8 of a mile long or what. Lat-long is midway between Iatan and the nearest names place to the NW (Bean Lake -town). Uncertainty is half the distance to the nearest named place.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2014-03-11
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupDouglas Group
Membertop Stranger Formation
FormationStranger Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:54.0
ID27d5a429-1ed8-11e3-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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