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Collection of Uncataloged Paleontological Samples from Illinois

Summary

General Paleontological samples, most are not cataloged. Consists of approximately 150,000 samples in total, most arranged by time period: Cambrian (1500), Ordovician (15,000), Silurian (17,000), Devonian (10,000), Mississippian (15,000), Pennsylvanian (77,000), and Tertiary/Cretaceous (100). Approximately 10,500 specimens are arranged by taxonomic group including brachiopods (7500), cephalopods (1000), and trilobites (2000).

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metadata.xml
“Collection Metadata Source File”
2.04 KB application/xml
14_124537_UL_5035817_20100714.xml 21.01 MB application/xml
09_092916_UL_5035817_20100609.xml 15.52 MB application/xml
20110805_150610_UL_5035817_20110805.xml 20.99 MB application/xml
20090917_075725_UL_5035817_20090916.xml 8.9 MB application/xml

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not typical -- most access is to the Annex Paleo Room samples (listed separately)

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<div>Record loaded as part of the file import <a href="http://data.usgs.gov/resources/2010/06/09_092916_UL_5035817_20100609.xml"> UL_5035817_20100609.xml</a> on 09-JUN-10 09.29.19.854000 AM by <a href="https://my.usgs.gov/catalog/Global/catalogParty/show/12819">Ronald Klass</a></div>

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Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 5035818
UniqueKey State Inventory P1558

NGGDPP Collection Extension

collectionCategories
Paleontological samples (Paleontological samples, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/category)
collectionGrowthNo
collectionTypes
Physical Geoscience (Physical Geoscience, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/type)
primaryPurposes
Research (Research, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Reference (Reference, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Teaching (Teaching, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
size150000
unitItems (Items, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/unit)

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