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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishDouglas
Locality0.2 Mi W Of Big Springs On Highway 40
Latitude39.013558
Longitude-95.488149
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number288197
Collected ByHattin, Donald E.

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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 NameArchaeocidaris
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassEchinoidea
OrderCidaroida
FamilyArchaeocidaridae
GenusArchaeocidaris
Specimen
Catalog Number288197
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDae87113d-f007-40c9-b228-6a0029701516
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHattin, Donald E.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyDouglas
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Douglas
ContinentNorth America
Locality0.2 mi W of Big Springs on Highway 40
Decimal Latitude39.013558
Decimal Longitude-95.488149
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1168.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksPlotted 0.2 miles W along highway 40 and used georeferencing calculator to determine error (distance along a path). Changed Big Spring to Big Springs (there is no Big Spring in Douglas county)
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-04-23
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupShawnee Group
MemberCurzon Limestone
FormationTopeka Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:45.0
IDae87113d-f007-40c9-b228-6a0029701516
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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