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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishWilson
LocalitySanta Fe Railroad Cut Near Vilas
Latitude37.652835
Longitude-95.610018
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number2254
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C

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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 NameRhipidomella
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderOrthida
FamilyRhipidomellidae
GenusRhipidomella
Specimen
Catalog Number2254
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID257a0f69-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyWilson
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Wilson
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySanta Fe railroad cut near Vilas
Decimal Latitude37.652835
Decimal Longitude-95.610018
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters900.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAssumed Vilas RR cut is the same for locs 1718, 4609, 4549, MIP-2013-232, 4519, MIP-2013-26, and 3057. Centroid of W1/2 of sec 36 georeferenced. Uncertainty estimated by measuring the distance from the centroid to the corner of the section.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-09-12
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupLansing Group
MemberEudora Shale
FormationStanton Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:50.0
ID257a0f69-1ed8-11e3-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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