× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Recordset

Search Recordset

Vertebrate Paleontology Division, Yale Peabody Museum

Specimen Records: 75,565
Media Records: 25,047
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-12-15

The Division of Vertebrate Paleontology houses one of the most important vertebrate fossil collections in North America, totaling over 70,000 cataloged specimens. Staff and students of the Division undertake research in vertebrate systematics, evolution, and paleobiology. The Division supports field collecting programs in the Triassic of Arizona and Utah and across the K/T boundary in Montana and North Dakota.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Chris Norris
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emailchristopher.norris@yale.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  i70513
93.314
dwc_country_replaced  i61724
81.683
dwc_datasetid_added  i56025
74.141
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i56025
74.141
dwc_taxonid_added  i56025
74.141
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i56025
74.141
gbif_canonicalname_added  i56025
74.141
gbif_genericname_added  i56025
74.141
gbif_taxon_corrected  i56025
74.141
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i30602
40.498
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i28912
38.261
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i23332
30.877
dwc_multimedia_added  i21854
28.921
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i11138
14.74
dwc_family_replaced  i7968
10.545
taxon_match_failed  i5942
7.863
gbif_vernacularname_added  i4890
6.471
dwc_genus_replaced  i3219
4.26
dwc_order_replaced  i3167
4.191
gbif_reference_added  i2810
3.719
dwc_class_replaced  i2012
2.663
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i1269
1.679
dwc_family_added  i1205
1.595
dwc_phylum_replaced  i820
1.085
dwc_order_added  i499
0.66
dwc_genus_added  i472
0.625
dwc_continent_added  i418
0.553
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i378
0.5
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i143
0.189
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i47
0.062
dwc_taxonremarks_replaced  i41
0.054
dwc_country_added  i31
0.041
dwc_class_added  i8
0.011
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6
0.008
dwc_kingdom_added  i5
0.007
dwc_phylum_added  i5
0.007
dwc_continent_replaced  i1
0.001
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i1
0.001
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i1
0.001
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1
0.001
specimen list