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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishLos Angeles
LocalitySanta Monica
Latitude34.01944
Longitude-118.49028
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number211682
Collected ByJordan

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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 NameNuculana taphria
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderNuculoida
FamilyNuculanidae
GenusNuculana
Specific Epithettaphria
Specimen
Catalog Number211682
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDf7ec675a-c727-4a5d-ab6b-832b2ed88d1f
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJORDAN
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyLos Angeles
Higher GeographyUnited States, California, Los Angeles
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySanta Monica
Decimal Latitude34.01944
Decimal Longitude-118.49028
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4129.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted georeference from GeoLocate.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-04-07
Paleo Context
FormationUnrecorded
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemNeogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesPleistocene
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:38.0
IDf7ec675a-c727-4a5d-ab6b-832b2ed88d1f
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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