Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum Paleontology specimens (Arctos)

Occurrence
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Description

Paleontological specimens from the Trinity College Dublin (TCD) Geology Museum. The museum houses teaching and research collections, with a focus on Ireland, but there are specimens collected worldwide. The main paleontological holdings include Irish Silurian and Carboniferous invertebrates, Devonian plant fossils, Mesozoic ostracods, Upper Palaeozoic miospores and casts of Mesozoic marine reptiles.

Data Records

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1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

Occurrence (core)
318
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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum Paleontology Collection. Individual catalog records should be cited by the catalog record url: https://arctos.database.museum/guid/TCDGM:Paleo:1

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY 4.0) License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: b2d306dc-da1d-46e2-9e8b-7f316fc18677.  Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by National Biodiversity Data Centre.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen; Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Una Farrell
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Research Fellow
Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum
Geology, Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin
Dublin 2 Dublin
IE
Patrick Wyse Jackson
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Curator
Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum
Geology, Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin
Dublin 2 Dublin
IE
David Bloom
  • Programmer
VertNet Coordinator
John Wieczorek
  • Programmer
Information Architect
Dusty McDonald
  • Programmer
Acrtos Database Programmer

Geographic Coverage

Primarily Ireland, some from United Kingdom, and a minority from elsewhere globally.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Invertebrate, vertebrate and plant fossils

Phylum Brachiopoda, Mollusca, Arthropoda, Bryozoa, Porifera, Chordata, Cnidaria, Echinodermata, Hemichordata, Tracheophyta

Temporal Coverage

Living Time Period Ediacaran to Quaternary

Collection Data

Collection Name Trinity College Dublin Geological Museum Paleontology specimens
Collection Identifier https://arctos.database.museum/collection/TCDGM:Paleo
Parent Collection Identifier TCDGM

Additional Metadata

Arctos Data Ownership and Use: http://arctosdb.org/home/data/; http://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html

Alternative Identifiers b2d306dc-da1d-46e2-9e8b-7f316fc18677
https://ipt.vertnet.org/resource?r=tcdgm_paleo