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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishWoodson
LocalityS Of Gridley, Sw1/4 Sec 20 T23s R14e
Latitude38.029014
Longitude-95.899581
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number352492

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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 Number352492
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID11746fe9-43aa-41be-81b7-b0e2c5c29d23
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyWoodson
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Woodson
ContinentNorth America
LocalityS of Gridley, SW1/4 sec 20 T23S R14E
Decimal Latitude38.029014
Decimal Longitude-95.899581
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters570.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksPlaced lat-long in the SW1/4 of the section, which is S of Gridley. NOTE: county originally was recorded as Coffey, but the section is just across the border in Woodson - therefore changed county, as the rest of the location was consistent.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-04-19
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
MemberSpring Branch Limestone
FormationLecompton Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:09.0
ID11746fe9-43aa-41be-81b7-b0e2c5c29d23
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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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