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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishNorthampton
LocalityWatson's Mill On Kirby Creek At Sr-1362
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number7034
Collected ByCarter, J. - Unc Chapel Hill
Date Collected1984-06-26

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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 NameLunatia heros
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderMesogastropoda
FamilyNaticidae
GenusLunatia
Specific Epithetheros
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Identified ByWeaver, P.
Date Identified2002
Catalog Number7034
Other Catalog NumbersNone
Individual Count5
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence ID8C892041-3842-43BC-842A-808140450208
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByCarter, J. - UNC Chapel Hill
Field NumberIP-0042
Date Collected1984-06-26
Year1984
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyNorthampton
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWatson's Mill on Kirby Creek at SR-1362
Paleo Context
FormationYorktown
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
ID8C892041-3842-43BC-842A-808140450208
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=7034
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 7034 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collection-Site Collection
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
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