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DMNS Bird Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 52,648
Media Records: 85
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-08-08

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
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97.443
dwc_datasetid_added  i50530
95.977
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95.977
dwc_taxonid_added  i50530
95.977
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i50530
95.977
gbif_canonicalname_added  i50530
95.977
gbif_genericname_added  i50530
95.977
gbif_taxon_corrected  i50530
95.977
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i49797
94.585
gbif_vernacularname_added  i49424
93.876
dwc_multimedia_added  i49159
93.373
gbif_reference_added  i48689
92.48
geopoint_datum_error  i39273
74.595
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i28500
54.133
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46.963
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12.538
dwc_family_replaced  i6060
11.51
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i5429
10.312
geopoint_datum_missing  i4591
8.72
dwc_continent_replaced  i2942
5.588
geopoint_low_precision  i2504
4.756
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2161
4.105
dwc_genus_replaced  i1786
3.392
rev_geocode_eez  i1616
3.069
dwc_order_replaced  i823
1.563
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0.976
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0.342
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0.057
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0.057
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0.055
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0.055
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0.055
dwc_phylum_replaced  i29
0.055
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i28
0.053
dwc_taxonrank_added  i15
0.028
dwc_specificepithet_added  i11
0.021
rev_geocode_corrected  i8
0.015
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i5
0.009
rev_geocode_failure  i3
0.006
dwc_country_replaced  i2
0.004
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i2
0.004
dwc_class_added  i1
0.002
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i1
0.002
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