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Herpetology Collection - Royal Ontario Museum

Specimen Records: 47,670
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-04-12

Amphibians, Reptiles, preserved specimens. 19 holotypes, 415 paratypes Ambystomatid salamanders, Lacertid lizards, Agamid lizards, Iguanid lizards, Viperid snakes, Ranoid frogs, Hylid frogs, Megophryid frogs The ROM has one of the world's largest collections of tissues of amphibians and reptiles. Most traditional specimens are whole, alcohol-preserved; some are skeletons.

Contacts

Name Bradley Millen
RoleDatabase Technician
Emailbradm@rom.on.ca
Name Amy Lathrop
RoleCollections Technician
Emailamyl@rom.on.ca
Name Bob Murphy
RoleSenior Curator
Emailnone
Name Ross MacCulloch
RoleAssistant Curator - Retired
Emailrossm@rom.on.ca
Name Amy Lathrop
RoleCollections Technician
Emailamyl@rom.on.ca
  • 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
dwc_datasetid_added  i46139
96.788
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i46139
96.788
dwc_taxonid_added  i46139
96.788
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i46139
96.788
dwc_taxonrank_added  i46139
96.788
gbif_canonicalname_added  i46139
96.788
gbif_genericname_added  i46139
96.788
gbif_taxon_corrected  i46139
96.788
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i46006
96.509
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i45409
95.257
gbif_reference_added  i44114
92.54
gbif_vernacularname_added  i41244
86.52
geopoint_datum_missing  i28791
60.396
dwc_multimedia_added  i27231
57.124
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i23666
49.645
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i8991
18.861
geopoint_low_precision  i5149
10.801
dwc_continent_replaced  i3151
6.61
taxon_match_failed  i2844
5.966
dwc_family_replaced  i2470
5.181
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i1992
4.179
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i1079
2.263
dwc_genus_replaced  i963
2.02
rev_geocode_eez  i927
1.945
rev_geocode_mismatch  i477
1.001
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i333
0.699
geopoint_datum_error  i308
0.646
dwc_country_replaced  i307
0.644
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i295
0.619
dwc_continent_added  i163
0.342
rev_geocode_corrected  i99
0.208
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i99
0.208
dwc_order_replaced  i8
0.017
rev_geocode_failure  i7
0.015
dwc_order_added  i6
0.013
geopoint_0_coord  i4
0.008
geopoint_similar_coord  i4
0.008
dwc_class_replaced  i3
0.006
geopoint_bounds  i3
0.006
dwc_phylum_replaced  i2
0.004
dwc_family_added  i1
0.002
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0.002
dwc_specificepithet_added  i1
0.002
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