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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishCarter
LocalityWestheimen Ranch, Zone 1 Near Ardmore
Latitude34.283388
Longitude-96.804251
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number288

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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 NamePhricodothyris
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderSpiriferida
FamilyElythidae
GenusPhricodothyris
Specimen
Catalog Number288
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID27d80f9b-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyCarter
Higher GeographyUnited States, Oklahoma, Carter
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWestheimen Ranch, zone 1 near Ardmore
Decimal Latitude34.283388
Decimal Longitude-96.804251
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters16787.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksCould not locate Westheimer Ranch. Assumed same as loc 7181. Accpeted lat-long for 13.3 mi E of Gene Autry (formerly Burwin = Berwyn, which is now called Gene Autry). Georeferenced point is actually in Johnston County.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-12-12
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupDornick Hills Group
FormationBig Branch Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:49.0
ID27d80f9b-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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