× 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: 74,515
Media Records: 24,520
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-09-21

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  i70004
93.946
dwc_country_replaced  i61216
82.153
dwc_datasetid_added  i55979
75.124
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i55979
75.124
dwc_taxonid_added  i55979
75.124
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i55979
75.124
gbif_canonicalname_added  i55979
75.124
gbif_genericname_added  i55979
75.124
gbif_taxon_corrected  i55979
75.124
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i30584
41.044
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i28883
38.761
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i23314
31.288
dwc_multimedia_added  i21809
29.268
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i11131
14.938
dwc_family_replaced  i7963
10.686
taxon_match_failed  i5946
7.98
gbif_vernacularname_added  i4872
6.538
dwc_genus_replaced  i3221
4.323
dwc_order_replaced  i3164
4.246
gbif_reference_added  i2803
3.762
dwc_class_replaced  i2007
2.693
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i1269
1.703
dwc_family_added  i1205
1.617
dwc_phylum_replaced  i820
1.1
dwc_order_added  i499
0.67
dwc_genus_added  i472
0.633
dwc_continent_added  i418
0.561
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i378
0.507
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i142
0.191
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i47
0.063
dwc_taxonremarks_replaced  i41
0.055
dwc_country_added  i31
0.042
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
specimen list