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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishMontgomery
Locality2 Miles E, On Hwy 12, Independence
Latitude37.224888
Longitude-95.671882
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number36422
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C; Jewett, J. M.
Date Collected1929-08-13

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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 NameComposita
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderAthyridida
FamilyAthyrididae
GenusComposita
Specimen
Catalog Number36422
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID2688a7ef-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; Jewett, J. M.
Date Collected1929-08-13
Year1929
Month8
Day13
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyMontgomery
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Montgomery
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 miles E, on Hwy 12, Independence
Decimal Latitude37.224888
Decimal Longitude-95.671882
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3846.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksMeasured 2 miles E of Independence along Highway 12 (now US-160: http://www.route56.com/highways/highways.php?hwy=12&seg=2&hist=1, accessed 2/25/2013). Accepted the automatic uncertainty plotted by Geolocate for Independence. Added county.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2013-02-25
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 10:25:04.0
ID2688a7ef-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
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