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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMcculloch
LocalityScarp About 50 Yards S Of Rd At Point 1.25 Mi E Of Fife (or E Of Us 283 Rd Junction About 3 Mi S Of Colorado River)
Latitude31.39028
Longitude-99.3630196
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKumip
Catalog Number361643
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C; Jeffords, Russell M.

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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 NameCyclocrista martini
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassCrinoidea
GenusCyclocrista
Specific Epithetmartini
Specimen
Type StatusTopotype
Catalog Number361643
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUMIP
Occurrence IDa1530801-8397-4fe8-aa77-71f2d6f34e56
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute invertebrate paleontology collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMoore, Raymond C; Jeffords, Russell M.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMcCulloch
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, McCulloch
ContinentNorth America
LocalityScarp about 50 yards S of rd at point 1.25 mi E of Fife (or E of US 283 rd junction about 3 mi S of Colorado River)
Decimal Latitude31.39028
Decimal Longitude-99.3630196
Georeference ProtocolGeoreferencing Quick Reference Guide Version 2012-10-02
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1627.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLoc. PT of Moore and Jeffords, 1967. Used georeferencing calculator to determine lat-long and uncertainty (distance at a heading). Point directly E of Fife, falls 50yards south of the road. The point is 3 miles S of the Colorado river.
Georeferenced ByFarrell, Una C
Georeferenced Date2014-08-20
Paleo Context
Geological Context GroupCisco Group
MemberWayland Shale
FormationGraham Formation
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesUpper Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age Or Lowest StageVirgilian
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-22 10:26:15.0
IDa1530801-8397-4fe8-aa77-71f2d6f34e56
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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