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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishCowley
LocalityMainly Road Cut Of Highway. Grand Summit, Sw Cor Sec 15, T31s, R08e
Latitude37.349581
Longitude-96.519904
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number323178
Collected ByUnknown

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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 NameWellerella
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderRhynchonellida
FamilyWellerellidae
GenusWellerella
Specimen
Catalog Number323178
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID25b47290-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByUnknown
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyCowley
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Cowley
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMainly road cut of highway. Grand Summit, SW Cor Sec 15, T31S, R08E
Decimal Latitude37.349581
Decimal Longitude-96.519904
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters631.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long is SW1/4 centroid. Uncertainty is distance to the section corner. Hwy 160 passes through the SW 1/4 of the section. Note that TRS is acutally in Elk Co, just over the line with Cowley Co. TRS is less than 2 miles SE of Grand Summit in Cowely County.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-08-22
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCouncil Grove Group
MemberFlorena Shale Member
FormationBeattie Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPermian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:50.0
ID25b47290-1ed8-11e3-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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