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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTennessee
County/ParishBradley
LocalityRoad Cut At Confluence Of Chatata Creek And Hiwassee River, 2 Miles S Of Charleston
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number156207
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C; Bowsher, A. L.
Date Collected1947-10-30

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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

Citation

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2530779c-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e. 156207. KU Museum of Invertebrate Paleontology. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/95ecb448-3c1f-4145-8565-4f6d51beb62c. Accessed on December 18, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameValcourea obscura
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderOrthida
FamilyPlaesiomyidae
GenusValcourea
Specific Epithetobscura
Specimen
Catalog Number156207
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2530779c-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C; Bowsher, A. L.
Date Collected1947-10-30
Year1947
Month10
Day30
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTennessee
CountyBradley
Higher GeographyUnited States, Tennessee, Bradley
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRoad cut at confluence of Chatata Creek and Hiwassee River, 2 miles S of Charleston
Paleo Context
FormationLenoir Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemOrdovician
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:31.0
ID2530779c-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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