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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishLeavenworth
LocalityOld Brick Quarry Se Edge Of Leavenworth, Se1/4 Sec 01 T09s R22e
Latitude39.29187600000001
Longitude-94.904632
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number2331
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.; Keroher; Kirby, J.

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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 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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhipidomella
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBrachiopoda
ClassRhynchonellata
OrderOrthida
FamilyRhipidomellidae
GenusRhipidomella
Specimen
Catalog Number2331
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID5bdf567d-d8b2-44c8-b656-eaced2c296f9
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByNewell, Norman D.; Keroher; Kirby, J.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyLeavenworth
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Leavenworth
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOld Brick Quarry SE edge of Leavenworth, SE1/4 Sec 01 T09S R22E
Decimal Latitude39.291876
Decimal Longitude-94.904632
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters570.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksCould not locate quarry. Georeferenced using TRS. Lat-long is SE1/4 centroid. Uncertainty is standard for 1/4 TRS.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-08-20
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupDouglas Group
MemberWeston Shale
FormationStranger Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:24:50.0
ID5bdf567d-d8b2-44c8-b656-eaced2c296f9
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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
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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