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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishJack
Locality1 Mile Sw Of Berwick
Latitude33.2183245
Longitude-98.2872526
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number364541
Collected ByBurtt, J. G.; Plummer, F. B.; Moore, 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 Julien Kimmig
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjkimmig@ku.edu
Name Julien Kimmig
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjkimmig@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Bruce Lieberman
RoleCurator
Emailblieber@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCrinoidea
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassCrinoidea
Genuscarinoidea
Specimen
Catalog Number364541
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID0e9964d2-5476-4afc-a417-70bd8514778f
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBurtt, J. G.; Plummer, F. B.; Moore, Raymond C
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyJack
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Jack
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mile SW of Berwick
Decimal Latitude33.2183245
Decimal Longitude-98.2872526
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4018.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLocated Berwick which was formerly called Jeanette (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvb49 accessed 11/05/2013) and no longer exists on a Rand McNally Road map of Texas, State Farm Insurance Companies Travel Bureau; Rand McNally and Company, 1940 from David Rumsey site (http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~247533~5515474:Rand-McNally-Road-map,-Texas--Copyr?sort=Pub_List_No_InitialSort%2CPub_Date%2CPub_List_No%2CSeries_No accessed 11/05/2013). Lat-long is near the bend in Burwick Road north of Senate (town) and WNW of Jacksboro. Berwick: 33.228585, -98.275044. Named place extent is half the distance bewtween Burwick Road and Senate (town). Lat-long and uncertainty for this locality from MaNIS georeferencing calculator for distance at a heading.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-11-05
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCisco Group
MemberSouth Bend Shale
FormationGraham Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:17.0
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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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