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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOhio
County/ParishGreene
LocalityByron Road Quarry Near Fairborn
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-invertpaleo
Catalog Number2605
Collected ByWomble, E. (rec'd By Trading)
Date Collected1981-10-25

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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 NameFavosites sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumCoelenterata
ClassAnthozoa
OrderTabulata
FamilyFavositidae
GenusFavosites
Specific Epithetsp.
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Identified BySchneider, V.
Date Identified1987
Catalog Number2605
Other Catalog NumbersNone
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-InvertPaleo
Occurrence IDAD3DE4F6-D0FF-4DA0-B47A-078D13A0968C
Dataset NameNCSM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByWomble, E. (rec'd by trading)
Field NumberIP-0147
Date Collected1981-10-25
Year1981
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceOhio
CountyGreene
ContinentNorth America
LocalityByron Road Quarry near Fairborn
Paleo Context
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemPaleozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemPaleozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemSilurian
Latest Period Or Highest SystemSilurian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesLower/Early
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesLower/Early
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-27
IDAD3DE4F6-D0FF-4DA0-B47A-078D13A0968C
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-InvertPaleoDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenInvertPaleo.aspx?ID=2605
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 2605 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Invertebrate Paleontology Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collection-Taxonomic Collection
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
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