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DMNS Bird Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 47,962
Media Records: 75
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-10-13

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
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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
dwc_datasetid_added  i47025
98.046
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i47025
98.046
dwc_taxonid_added  i47025
98.046
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i47025
98.046
dwc_taxonrank_added  i47025
98.046
gbif_canonicalname_added  i47025
98.046
gbif_genericname_added  i47025
98.046
gbif_taxon_corrected  i47025
98.046
gbif_vernacularname_added  i46814
97.606
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i46801
97.579
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i46608
97.177
dwc_multimedia_added  i46577
97.112
gbif_reference_added  i45350
94.554
geopoint_datum_error  i34665
72.276
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i12696
26.471
dwc_family_replaced  i5902
12.306
geopoint_datum_missing  i4478
9.337
taxon_match_failed  i3345
6.974
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i3277
6.832
dwc_continent_replaced  i2947
6.144
dwc_genus_replaced  i2712
5.654
dwc_order_replaced  i2613
5.448
geopoint_low_precision  i2482
5.175
rev_geocode_eez  i1612
3.361
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i432
0.901
rev_geocode_mismatch  i175
0.365
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i52
0.108
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i51
0.106
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i30
0.063
dwc_order_added  i26
0.054
dwc_family_added  i8
0.017
dwc_specificepithet_added  i8
0.017
rev_geocode_corrected  i4
0.008
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_kingdom_added  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0.002
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