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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishWyandotte
Locality2 Miles E Of Bonner Springs, On Boy Scout Road
Latitude39.06551
Longitude-94.85398
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number29537
Collected ByElias, Maxim K.

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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 NameComposita
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderAthyridida
FamilyAthyrididae
GenusComposita
Specimen
Catalog Number29537
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2657274a-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByElias, Maxim K.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyWyandotte
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Wyandotte
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 miles E of Bonner Springs, on Boy Scout road
Decimal Latitude39.0655100
Decimal Longitude-94.8539800
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2777.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksUsed GEOLocate to find "2 miles E of Bonner Springs". There is a boy scout camp to the N of the river - Camp Naish. Therefore, moved lat-long slightly N and W. Uncertainty drawn to include all of the camp (and considerable area to the S). Added county.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-03-18
Paleo Context
Bed2-3ft from base of Plattsburg Limestone
Geological Context GroupLansing Group
MemberPlattsburg Limestone Lower
FormationPlattsburg Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:00.0
ID2657274a-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
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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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