CAS Geology (GEO)

Latest version published by California Academy of Sciences on Mar 31, 2020 California Academy of Sciences

Fossil collections of the California Academy of Sciences

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 23,515 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

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Data as a DwC-A file download 23,515 records in English (497 KB) - Update frequency: irregular
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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Roopnarine P, Garcia C (2020): CAS Geology (GEO). v1.12. California Academy of Sciences. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.calacademy.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=geo&v=1.12

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is California Academy of Sciences. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 5e848873-567f-42dd-8a29-88056b9b33a4.  California Academy of Sciences publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen; Fossil; EPICC

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Peter Roopnarine
Curator
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco California US
Christine Garcia
Collection Manager
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco California US

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Peter Roopnarine
Curator
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco California US
Christine Garcia
Collection Manager
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco California US

Who filled in the metadata:

Christine Garcia
Collections Manager
California Academy of Sciences Invertebrate Zoology & Geology 55 Music Concourse Drive 94118 San Francisco CA US

Who else was associated with the resource:

Geographic Coverage

Worldwide

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

Project Data

No Description available

Title California Academy of Sciences fossil collections

The personnel involved in the project:

Curator
Peter Roopnarine
Christine Garcia

Collection Data

Collection Name CASG Fossil

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 5e848873-567f-42dd-8a29-88056b9b33a4
http://ipt.calacademy.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=geo