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Botany Division, Yale Peabody Museum

Specimen Records: 151,088
Media Records: 135,994
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-11-18

Founded in 1864 by Daniel Cady Eaton from his personal library and plant collection, the Yale Herbarium is an internationally recognized repository with holdings of approximately 350,000 specimens from throughout the world. There are an estimated 3,000 type specimens. The collection is particularly rich in ferns, bryophytes and grasses, as well as in historically important materials from early botanical collectors. In addition, it was the herbarium of record for the flora of southern New England from 1864 until 1955, when that function passed to the University of Connecticut at Storrs.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Patrick Sweeney
RoleDivision of Botany
Emailpatrick.sweeney@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
dwc_datasetid_added  i127648
84.486
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i127648
84.486
dwc_taxonid_added  i127648
84.486
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i127648
84.486
gbif_canonicalname_added  i127648
84.486
gbif_genericname_added  i127648
84.486
gbif_taxon_corrected  i127648
84.486
gbif_vernacularname_added  i112643
74.555
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i103159
68.277
gbif_reference_added  i95869
63.452
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i95045
62.907
dwc_multimedia_added  i94453
62.515
dwc_country_replaced  i91933
60.847
dwc_class_added  i89543
59.265
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i66106
43.753
taxon_match_failed  i55380
36.654
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i29557
19.563
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i20580
13.621
dwc_phylum_replaced  i20064
13.28
dwc_class_replaced  i19651
13.006
dwc_taxonremarks_replaced  i12589
8.332
dwc_family_replaced  i8477
5.611
dwc_genus_replaced  i7563
5.006
geopoint_low_precision  i6928
4.585
dwc_order_replaced  i6305
4.173
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i5657
3.744
dwc_order_added  i5496
3.638
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i4469
2.958
rev_geocode_eez  i1866
1.235
geopoint_datum_missing  i1508
0.998
dwc_continent_replaced  i1445
0.956
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1374
0.909
rev_geocode_mismatch  i581
0.385
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i152
0.101
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i101
0.067
dwc_genus_added  i38
0.025
dwc_continent_added  i37
0.024
dwc_family_added  i21
0.014
dwc_phylum_added  i13
0.009
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i6
0.004
geopoint_0_coord  i6
0.004
rev_geocode_corrected  i6
0.004
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i5
0.003
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i3
0.002
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i3
0.002
geopoint_datum_error  i2
0.001
geopoint_similar_coord  i2
0.001
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2
0.001
datecollected_bounds  i1
0.001
dwc_specificepithet_added  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i1
0.001
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