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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBrewster
LocalityAt Old Word Ranch, ±2 Miles W Of Split Tank, ±18 Miles North Of Marathon
Latitude30.391556
Longitude-103.173936
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number69841

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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 NameInstitella
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassStrophomenata
OrderProductida
FamilyAulostegidae
GenusInstitella
Specimen
Catalog Number69841
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2031686a-1ed8-11e3-bfac-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBrewster
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Brewster
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAt Old Word Ranch, ±2 miles W of Split Tank, ±18 miles north of Marathon
Decimal Latitude30.391556
Decimal Longitude-103.173936
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6464.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLocated Old Word Ranch (30.3915555, -103.1404447) at http://texas.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1364507,n,old%20word%20ranch.cfm accessed 12/10/2013. Lat-long and uncertainty from MaNIS georeferencing calculator for distance at a heading. Named place extent is half the distance to the nearest named place (Hess Ranch).
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-12-10
Paleo Context
MemberLeonard Lower
FormationLeonard Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPermian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-05-01 11:03:32.0
ID2031686a-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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