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DMNS Bird Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 50,371
Media Records: 79
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-04-12

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Bird Collection contains approximately 42,500 catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, egg sets, nests, frozen tissue samples (~600 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Growth of the collection continues primarily through salvage activities.

Contacts

Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
  • Data Corrected
  • Data Use
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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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i49019
97.316
dwc_datasetid_added  i48508
96.301
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i48508
96.301
dwc_taxonid_added  i48508
96.301
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i48508
96.301
dwc_taxonrank_added  i48508
96.301
gbif_canonicalname_added  i48508
96.301
gbif_genericname_added  i48508
96.301
gbif_taxon_corrected  i48508
96.301
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i47773
94.842
gbif_vernacularname_added  i47363
94.028
dwc_multimedia_added  i47117
93.54
gbif_reference_added  i46556
92.426
geopoint_datum_error  i37065
73.584
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i23215
46.088
taxon_match_failed  i6068
12.047
dwc_family_replaced  i5990
11.892
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i4647
9.226
geopoint_datum_missing  i4483
8.9
dwc_continent_replaced  i2946
5.849
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2791
5.541
geopoint_low_precision  i2560
5.082
dwc_genus_replaced  i2139
4.246
rev_geocode_eez  i1620
3.216
dwc_order_replaced  i1154
2.291
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i471
0.935
rev_geocode_mismatch  i175
0.347
dwc_order_added  i39
0.077
dwc_family_added  i33
0.066
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i30
0.06
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i28
0.056
dwc_class_replaced  i26
0.052
dwc_genus_added  i26
0.052
dwc_phylum_replaced  i26
0.052
dwc_specificepithet_added  i11
0.022
rev_geocode_corrected  i3
0.006
dwc_country_replaced  i2
0.004
rev_geocode_failure  i2
0.004
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i2
0.004
dwc_class_added  i1
0.002
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i1
0.002
dwc_kingdom_added  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i1
0.002
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