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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishTravis
LocalityN Of Austin
Latitude30.266939999999998
Longitude-97.74278
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number299883
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C

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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 NameNucula
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderNuculoida
FamilyNuculidae
GenusNucula
Specimen
Catalog Number299883
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID98688b35-b64a-41e6-b48d-6f7f0d836947
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyTravis
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Travis
ContinentNorth America
LocalityN of Austin
Decimal Latitude30.2669400
Decimal Longitude-97.7427800
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters26832.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksAccepted lat-long and uncertainty for Austin. Nearest named place to the north is inside the uncertainty radius for Austin.
Georeferenced ByCasey, Michelle M
Georeferenced Date2013-12-10
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupFredericksburg Group
FormationWalnut Clay Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCretaceous
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLower Cretaceous
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageAlbian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:25:46.0
ID98688b35-b64a-41e6-b48d-6f7f0d836947
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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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