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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishBladen
LocalityTarheel, 3 Miles South Of On Robeson Farm, Top Of Waterfall At "pigpen"
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number6932
Collected ByUnc Chapel Hill

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http://collections.naturalsciences.org/searchInvertPaleo.aspx

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 NameNuculana acuta
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderNuculoida
FamilyNuculanidae
GenusNuculana
Specific Epithetacuta
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Identified ByWeaver, P.
Date Identified2002
Catalog Number6932
Other Catalog NumbersNone
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence ID87F7097E-7662-4BDF-AFF7-2E8A0F947966
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByUNC Chapel Hill
Field NumberIP-0871
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyBladen
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTarheel, 3 miles south of on Robeson Farm, top of waterfall at "pigpen"
Paleo Context
FormationDuplin
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
ID87F7097E-7662-4BDF-AFF7-2E8A0F947966
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=6932
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 6932 - 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
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