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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishBeaufort
LocalitySingleton's Sand Pit
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number6617
Collected ByFolger, Mrs. W. F.

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Invertebrate Paleontology Collection contains approximately 56,000+ specimens (11,000+ lots). Founded in the late 1800s, the collection consists of approximately 80% North Carolina material, although 40 states, 39 countries, and more than 1400 species are represented. The Invertebrate Paleontology Collection currently contains 17 holotype and 54 paratype specimens, a representative North Carolina and Southeast regional collection of Cenozoic and Mesozoic molluscan, echinoderm and crustacean fossils, along with a small but significant collection of Ediacaran body and trace fossils from south central North Carolina. The Invertebrate Paleontology Collection houses individual specimens, slabs containing multiple specimens, microfossils, matrix samples, and all supporting legacy data.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleCollections Data Curator
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Trish Weaver
RoleCollections Manager of Paleontology/Geology
Emailtrish.weaver@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFasciolaria beaufortensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderNeogastropoda
FamilyFasciolariidae
GenusFasciolaria
Specific Epithetbeaufortensis
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Catalog Number6617
Other Catalog NumbersNone
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence ID69520B55-39CA-4657-B439-1695998E953D
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByFolger, Mrs. W. F.
Field NumberIP-0862
Collection RemarksCollected: 1962-63
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyBeaufort
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySingleton's Sand Pit
Paleo Context
FormationYorktown
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemCenozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemCenozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemNeogene
Latest Period Or Highest SystemNeogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesPliocene
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesPliocene
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
ID69520B55-39CA-4657-B439-1695998E953D
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=6617
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 6617 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collection-Taxonomic Collection
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
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