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DMNS Bird Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 50,635
Media Records: 79
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-09-07

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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i49285
97.334
dwc_datasetid_added  i48767
96.311
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i48767
96.311
dwc_taxonid_added  i48767
96.311
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i48767
96.311
dwc_taxonrank_added  i48767
96.311
gbif_canonicalname_added  i48767
96.311
gbif_genericname_added  i48767
96.311
gbif_taxon_corrected  i48767
96.311
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i48032
94.859
gbif_vernacularname_added  i47620
94.046
dwc_multimedia_added  i47373
93.558
gbif_reference_added  i46776
92.379
geopoint_datum_error  i37286
73.637
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i23356
46.126
taxon_match_failed  i6183
12.211
dwc_family_replaced  i6070
11.988
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i4728
9.337
geopoint_datum_missing  i4558
9.002
dwc_continent_replaced  i2945
5.816
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2722
5.376
geopoint_low_precision  i2564
5.064
dwc_genus_replaced  i2095
4.137
rev_geocode_eez  i1624
3.207
dwc_order_replaced  i738
1.457
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i471
0.93
rev_geocode_mismatch  i179
0.354
dwc_family_added  i35
0.069
dwc_order_added  i30
0.059
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i30
0.059
dwc_class_replaced  i28
0.055
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i28
0.055
dwc_phylum_replaced  i28
0.055
dwc_specificepithet_added  i11
0.022
rev_geocode_corrected  i7
0.014
rev_geocode_lon_sign  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_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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