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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishTarrant
Locality10.25 Mi W Of Fort Worth
Latitude32.755442
Longitude-97.4776538
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number370764

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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 NameHemiaster texanus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassEchinoidea
OrderSpatangoida
FamilyHemiasteridae
GenusHemiaster
Specific Epithettexanus
Specimen
Catalog Number370764
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence ID3d576ddc-9950-4132-a8f9-9d84e6f83c7e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://biimages.biodiversity.ku.edu/static/InvertebratePaleontology/originals/sp63444864809858594607.att.JPG
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyTarrant
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Tarrant
ContinentNorth America
Locality10.25 mi W of Fort Worth
Decimal Latitude32.755442
Decimal Longitude-97.4776538
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters39867.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksUsed GeoLocate to find coordinates of "Fort Worth, TX", edited uncertainty radius to extent of city, used coordinates from GeoLocate and extent radius from GeoLocate in MaNIS, set calculation type " coordninates&error" and locality type "Distance at a heading" to find coordinates and uncertainty radius for complete locality string, accepted coordinates and uncertainty radius given by MaNIS.
Georeferenced ByKimmig, Julien
Georeferenced Date2017-03-22
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupFredericksburg Group
FormationGoodland Limestone Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemCretaceous
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLower Cretaceous
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:21.0
ID3d576ddc-9950-4132-a8f9-9d84e6f83c7e
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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