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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
County/ParishHorry
LocalityLimestone Quarries Near Conway
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number9167
Collected ByClements, D.

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Invertebrate Paleontology Collection contains approximately 56,000+ specimens (11,000+ lots). Founded in the late 1800s, the collection consists of approximately 80% North Carolina material, although 40 states, 39 countries, and more than 1400 species are represented. The Invertebrate Paleontology Collection currently contains 17 holotype and 54 paratype specimens, a representative North Carolina and Southeast regional collection of Cenozoic and Mesozoic molluscan, echinoderm and crustacean fossils, along with a small but significant collection of Ediacaran body and trace fossils from south central North Carolina. The Invertebrate Paleontology Collection houses individual specimens, slabs containing multiple specimens, microfossils, matrix samples, and all supporting legacy data.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleCollections Data Curator
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Trish Weaver
RoleCollections Manager of Paleontology/Geology
Emailtrish.weaver@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBalanus sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassCirripedia
OrderThoracica
FamilyBalanidae
GenusBalanus
Specific Epithetsp.
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Identified ByWeaver, P.
Date Identified2004
Catalog Number9167
Other Catalog NumbersNone
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence IDC3400590-7873-4773-9C31-8FD0104DB891
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByClements, D.
Field NumberIP-0964
Collection RemarksMiddle Pliocene; both valves
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceSouth Carolina
CountyHorry
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLimestone quarries near Conway
Paleo Context
FormationGoose Creek
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemCenozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemCenozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemNeogene
Latest Period Or Highest SystemNeogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesPliocene
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesPliocene
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
IDC3400590-7873-4773-9C31-8FD0104DB891
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=9167
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 9167 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collection-Taxonomic Collection
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
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