× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishWyandotte
LocalityTurner
Latitude39.0651813
Longitude-94.7012901
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number193797

From Recordset

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
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NamePromytilus annosus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderMytiloida
FamilyMytilidae
GenusPromytilus
Specific Epithetannosus
Specimen
Catalog Number193797
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID34895587-8367-4124-b8a5-7dd715aabc29
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://biimages.biodiversity.ku.edu/static/InvertebratePaleontology/originals/sp62212797069519411918.att.jpg
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyWyandotte
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Wyandotte
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTurner
Decimal Latitude39.0651813
Decimal Longitude-94.7012901
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3123.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat-long plotted using google maps, uncertainty drawn to the SE corner of the polygon.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-03-21
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupKansas City Group
FormationDrum Limestone
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageMissourian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:35.0
ID34895587-8367-4124-b8a5-7dd715aabc29
dwc:datasetIDc33ce2f2-c3cc-43a5-a380-fe4526d63650
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
specimen list