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Museum of Southwestern Biology, Division of Arthropods

Specimen Records: 45,482
Media Records: 193
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-08-24

The MSB Division of Arthropods houses collections from the southwestern US as well as Central and South America and other areas of the world. Species concentrations are in Arachnida, Myriapoda, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, and Orthoptera. The collection began with material from ecological research (including LTER sites and several NPS sites) and is now increasing its systematics focus. There are an estimated 200,000 specimens but many are still being integrated into the collection.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
Rolenone
Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name Sandra Brantley
Rolenone
Emailsbrantle@unm.edu
Name Neil
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Sandra Brantley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailsbrantle@unm.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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99.958
dwc_continent_added  i45454
99.938
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90.893
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72.824
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72.824
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72.824
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72.824
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72.824
gbif_taxon_corrected  i33122
72.824
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72.822
dwc_taxonid_replaced  i33102
72.78
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45.948
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43.591
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32.38
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24.737
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17.119
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11.989
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9.428
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6.948
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6.75
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4.712
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2.715
dwc_genus_replaced  i800
1.759
dwc_genus_added  i414
0.91
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i301
0.662
rev_geocode_mismatch  i237
0.521
rev_geocode_corrected  i202
0.444
rev_geocode_failure  i200
0.44
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i200
0.44
rev_geocode_eez  i145
0.319
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0.306
dwc_order_replaced  i128
0.281
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0.259
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0.259
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0.259
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0.259
dwc_family_added  i90
0.198
datecollected_bounds  i82
0.18
dwc_class_replaced  i51
0.112
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i50
0.11
dwc_taxonid_added  i20
0.044
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i17
0.037
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i8
0.018
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i2
0.004
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i1
0.002
geopoint_datum_error  i1
0.002
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