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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishMuskogee
Locality±9 Miles East Ft. Gibson, Nw1/4 Sec 17 T15n R20e
Latitude35.780191
Longitude-95.211857
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number192172

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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 NameMoorefieldella eurekensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderRhynchonellida
FamilyTrigonirhynchiidae
GenusMoorefieldella
Specific Epitheteurekensis
Specimen
Catalog Number192172
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID259422db-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyMuskogee
Higher GeographyUnited States, Oklahoma, Muskogee
ContinentNorth America
Locality±9 miles East Ft. Gibson, NW1/4 Sec 17 T15N R20E
Decimal Latitude35.780191
Decimal Longitude-95.211857
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters583.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksConfirmed that this section was indeed about 9 mile east of Ft. Gibson, and then used standard procedures for a 1/4 of a TRS section.
Georeferenced ByChang, Sally
Georeferenced Date2014-01-22
Paleo Context
MemberLower Mayes
FormationMayes Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemMississippian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:34.0
ID259422db-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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