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DMNS Bird Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 50,760
Media Records: 79
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-12-15

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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i49413
97.346
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96.33
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96.33
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96.33
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96.33
gbif_canonicalname_added  i48897
96.33
gbif_genericname_added  i48897
96.33
gbif_taxon_corrected  i48897
96.33
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i48161
94.88
gbif_vernacularname_added  i47749
94.068
dwc_multimedia_added  i47503
93.584
gbif_reference_added  i46907
92.409
geopoint_datum_error  i37411
73.702
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i27984
55.13
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46.113
taxon_match_failed  i6194
12.203
dwc_family_replaced  i6104
12.025
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9.34
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8.999
dwc_continent_replaced  i2942
5.796
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2721
5.361
geopoint_low_precision  i2564
5.051
dwc_genus_replaced  i2067
4.072
rev_geocode_eez  i1624
3.199
dwc_order_replaced  i769
1.515
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0.928
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0.353
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0.059
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0.057
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0.057
dwc_class_replaced  i28
0.055
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0.055
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i28
0.055
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0.055
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0.028
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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
dwc_phylum_added  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i1
0.002
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