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DMNS Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 18,476
Media Records: 794
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-10-06

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ 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, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Contacts

Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@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 John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
  • 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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97.483
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82.61
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82.61
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82.61
dwc_taxonid_added  i15263
82.61
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i15263
82.61
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i15263
82.61
gbif_canonicalname_added  i15263
82.61
gbif_genericname_added  i15263
82.61
gbif_taxon_corrected  i15263
82.61
dwc_class_replaced  i15247
82.523
dwc_order_replaced  i15224
82.399
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i15177
82.144
gbif_vernacularname_added  i14832
80.277
dwc_multimedia_added  i14391
77.89
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i14250
77.127
geopoint_datum_error  i10268
55.575
gbif_reference_added  i9778
52.923
geopoint_datum_missing  i5727
30.997
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i3213
17.39
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i3213
17.39
dwc_genus_replaced  i2046
11.074
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i1201
6.5
dwc_family_replaced  i1174
6.354
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6.354
scientificname_added  i1074
5.813
dwc_kingdom_added  i1013
5.483
dwc_continent_replaced  i542
2.934
geopoint_low_precision  i304
1.645
taxon_match_failed  i289
1.564
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i153
0.828
rev_geocode_eez  i125
0.677
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i37
0.2
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i25
0.135
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i9
0.049
rev_geocode_mismatch  i8
0.043
dwc_family_added  i4
0.022
rev_geocode_failure  i2
0.011
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