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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishPender
LocalityLanier Limestone Quarry On Small Dirt Road Se Off Ssr 1532, 4/10 Mile Sw Of Junction With Nc 50
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number7788
Collected ByOtte, L. - Unc Chapel Hill

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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 NameMicropora sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumBryozoa
ClassGymnolaemata
OrderCheilostomata
FamilyMicroporidae
GenusMicropora
Specific Epithetsp.
Infraspecific Epithetpallidipennis
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Identified ByWeaver, P.
Date Identified2002
Catalog Number7788
Other Catalog NumbersUNC 10,666
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence ID2A94F971-F1E8-46D3-8F26-38299A2C25C0
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByOtte, L. - UNC Chapel Hill
Field NumberIP-0893
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyPender
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLanier Limestone Quarry on small dirt road SE off SSR 1532, 4/10 mile SW of junction with NC 50
Paleo Context
FormationCastle Hayne
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemCenozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemCenozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPaleogene
Latest Period Or Highest SystemPaleogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesEocene
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesEocene
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
ID2A94F971-F1E8-46D3-8F26-38299A2C25C0
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=7788
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 7788 - 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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