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New Mexico State Collection of Arthropods

Specimen Records: 89,443
Media Records: 2,502
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-11-06

The New Mexico State Collection of Arthropods is located at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, NM. It currently houses approximately 150,000 arthropod specimens as well as the Merrill Sweet Collection (350,000 specimens). The NMSU Collection primarily is composed of arthropods from the western United States, with an emphasis on the arachnids of the arid Southwest. The goals of the collection include survey of the arthropod fauna of New Mexico and the Southwest, providing reference material for researchers, and providing outreach to our constituents in the state and abroad.

Contacts

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EmailNeil.Cobb@nau.edu
Namenone
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EmailNeil.Cobb@nau.edu
Name Scott Bundy
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Emailcbundy@nmsu.edu
Name Neil
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Emailnone
Name Scott Bundy
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbundy@nmsu.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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84.742
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84.742
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84.742
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84.742
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84.742
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83.503
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50.441
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3.524
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2.444
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0.017
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0.013
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0.01
geopoint_datum_error  i4
0.004
dwc_phylum_replaced  i1
0.001
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