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UAM Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 206,012
Media Records: 844
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-11-06

The University of Alaska Museum (UAM) houses one of the 10 largest mammal collections in North America, with over 115,000 catalogued specimens. Over 90% of these are from Alaska and include unparalleled series of small mammals, carnivores, and marine mammals. Over 70,000 include frozen tissue samples housed in UAM's Genomic Resources facility. An average of 1,000 specimens are loaned to researchers each year.

Contacts

Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
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 Aren Gunderson
RoleMammals Collection Manager
Emailamgunderson@alaska.edu
Name Kyndall Hildebrandt
RoleGenomic Resources Collection Manager
Emailkbhildebrandt@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i199166
96.677
geopoint_datum_error  i190024
92.239
dwc_datasetid_added  i146882
71.298
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i146882
71.298
dwc_phylum_replaced  i146882
71.298
dwc_taxonid_added  i146882
71.298
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i146882
71.298
gbif_canonicalname_added  i146882
71.298
gbif_genericname_added  i146882
71.298
gbif_taxon_corrected  i146882
71.298
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i146880
71.297
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i146872
71.293
dwc_class_replaced  i139919
67.918
dwc_order_replaced  i139919
67.918
gbif_vernacularname_added  i138943
67.444
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i134660
65.365
gbif_reference_added  i133869
64.981
dwc_multimedia_added  i133524
64.814
geopoint_low_precision  i97786
47.466
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i58983
28.631
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i58983
28.631
rev_geocode_eez  i47514
23.064
dwc_genus_replaced  i38992
18.927
dwc_family_replaced  i32077
15.57
dwc_kingdom_added  i12222
5.933
scientificname_added  i3316
1.61
dwc_continent_replaced  i1771
0.86
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1317
0.639
taxon_match_failed  i686
0.333
geopoint_datum_missing  i535
0.26
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i309
0.15
rev_geocode_failure  i169
0.082
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i146
0.071
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i134
0.065
rev_geocode_corrected  i50
0.024
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i50
0.024
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i4
0.002
geopoint_0_coord  i4
0.002
geopoint_similar_coord  i3
0.001
datecollected_bounds  i2
0.001
dwc_taxonrank_added  i2
0.001
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0
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