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Western Illinois University, ​R. M. Myers Herbarium

Specimen Records: 42,498
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-08-24

The R.M. Myers Herbarium contains more than 75,000 specimens, of which most are from western Illinois or southeastern Iowa. We hold a major collection of moss specimens from western Illinois, as well as a set of <i>Opuntia fragilis</i> specimens that document most areas where it grows in the midwest.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Eric Ribbens
Rolenone
Emaile-ribbens@wiu.edu
Name Eric Ribbens
Rolenone
Emaile-ribbens@wiu.edu
  • Data Corrected
  • Data Use
  • Raw
This table shows any data corrections that were performed on this recordset to improve the capabilities of iDigBio Search. The first column represents the correction performed. The last two columns represent the number and percentage of records that were corrected. A complete list of the data quality flags and their descriptions can be found here. Clicking on a data flag name will take you to a search for all records with this flag in this recordset.
FlagRecords With This Flag(%) Percent With This Flag
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99.351
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99.315
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85.075
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85.075
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85.075
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85.075
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85.075
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85.075
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84.969
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84.493
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81.818
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81.312
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77.834
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71.869
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71.733
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56.118
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40.908
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17.271
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10.909
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9.28
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8.767
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6.836
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6.779
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2.259
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2.12
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1.591
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1.577
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0.416
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0.416
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0.416
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0.106
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0.092
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0.087
rev_geocode_failure  i8
0.019
rev_geocode_corrected  i7
0.016
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i6
0.014
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i2
0.005
datecollected_bounds  i1
0.002
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_flip  i1
0.002
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