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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishAllen
LocalityIola, Portland Cement Quarry = Lehigh Quarry
Latitude37.90499
Longitude-95.402947
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number191572
Collected ByBridwell, A.

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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 NameErisocrinus sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassCrinoidea
OrderCladida
FamilyErisocrinidae
GenusErisocrinus
Specific Epithetsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number191572
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID28df85ad-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBridwell, A.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyAllen
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Allen
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIola, Portland Cement Quarry = Lehigh Quarry
Decimal Latitude37.904990
Decimal Longitude-95.402947
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1309.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksThe Iola Cement Plant quarry is located just south of Iola, KS. The quarries closed in 1971 and are now lakes. The centroid of the quarry was georeferenced, and the uncertainty calculated by measuring from the centroid to the edge of the quarry.
Georeferenced BySaupe, Erin
Georeferenced Date2012-09-20
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupKansas City Group
MemberRaytown Limestone Member
FormationIola Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageMissourian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:33.0
ID28df85ad-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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