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Quaternary Mollusc Collection
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_QuaternaryMollusc


Summary
Abstract: Comparative mollusc specimens collected from offshore marine environments,
primarily east coast Canada and the high Arctic. This collection was originally
compiled by F. J. E. Wagner, retired macropaleontologist and the macrofossils
portion of it now resides with Jean Dougherty, ISPG(GSC Calgary)
Paleontological Collections GSC Ottawa. Specimens are used for comparative
purposes for carbon-14 dating as well as for ecological information.
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Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: 35.0  E: -40.0  W: -142.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Dataset Title: Quaternary Mollusc Collection
Dataset Release Place: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1960-01-01
Stop Date: 1980-12-31


Location Keywords
OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN > MACKENZIE DELTA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NEW BRUNSWICK
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NOVA SCOTIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NUNAVUT
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > YUKON TERRITORY
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES    [Definition]


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Keywords
GCMD
FOSSIL LISTS
GASTROPODA
MARINE GEOLOGY
MOLLUSCA
PALEONTOLOGY
PELECYPODA
SCAPHOPODA


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/earth-sciences/science/geology/gsc/17100
Dataset ID: Quaternary Mollusc Collection

Data Center Personnel
Name: IRIS HARDY
Phone: +01-902-426-6127
Fax: +01-902-426-4465
Email: ihardy at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada



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Personnel
BARBARA SZLAVKO
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-902-426-7262
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: bszlavko at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada


IRIS HARDY
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-902-426-6127
Fax: +01-902-426-4465
Email: ihardy at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-07-16



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