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ISM Herpetology Collection

Specimen Records: 2,502
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The Illinois State Museum's zoology collections contain over 140,000 specimens representing mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, insects, and mollusks. The museum's collections of vertebrate skeletons and fresh water mollusks are among the most extensive of their type in the U.S. They include large series for many Midwestern species and constitute one of the best comparative collections in the country for the identification of animal remains from archaeological, paleontological, and contemporary forensic contexts.

Contacts

Name Meredith Mahoney
RoleAssistant Curator of Zoology
Emailmjmahoney@museum.state.il.us
Name Meredith Mahoney
RoleAssistant Curator of Zoology
Emailmjmahoney@museum.state.il.us
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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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98.042
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98.042
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98.042
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98.042
gbif_canonicalname_added  i2453
98.042
gbif_genericname_added  i2453
98.042
gbif_taxon_corrected  i2453
98.042
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2428
97.042
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95.883
dwc_multimedia_added  i2387
95.404
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i2260
90.328
gbif_reference_added  i2053
82.054
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i1422
56.835
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i1123
44.884
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21.823
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9.033
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1.958
dwc_family_replaced  i27
1.079
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i6
0.24
dwc_continent_replaced  i3
0.12
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