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LACM Vertebrate Collection

Specimen Records: 592,152
Media Records: 1,122
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2021-09-19

The Collection includes the Fish, Herpetology, Bird and Mammal Collections of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. They are worldwide collections with greatest concentration in North and South America, Africa, the Pacific Ocean, and the Antarctic.

Contacts

Name William Mertz
RoleDatabase & Reports Manager
Emailwmertz@nhm.org
Name William Mertz
RoleDatabase & Reports Manager
Emailwmertz@nhm.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Kimball Garrett
RoleCollection Manager - Birds
Emailkgarrett@nhm.org
Name Neftali Camacho
RoleCollections Manager - Herpetology
Emailncamacho@nhm.org
Name Shannen Robson
RoleCollections Manager - Mammalogy
Emailsrobson@nhm.org
Name William Mertz
RoleDatabase & Reports Manager
Emailwmertz@nhm.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
dwc_datasetid_added  i564369
95.308
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i564369
95.308
dwc_taxonid_added  i564369
95.308
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i564369
95.308
gbif_canonicalname_added  i564369
95.308
gbif_genericname_added  i564369
95.308
gbif_taxon_corrected  i564369
95.308
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i556707
94.014
gbif_vernacularname_added  i529051
89.344
gbif_reference_added  i527657
89.108
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i456297
77.057
dwc_multimedia_added  i424745
71.729
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i353124
59.634
dwc_continent_added  i281875
47.602
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i206788
34.921
geopoint_datum_error  i205901
34.772
geopoint_low_precision  i188981
31.914
rev_geocode_eez  i155529
26.265
dwc_order_replaced  i120814
20.403
dwc_country_replaced  i99387
16.784
dwc_family_replaced  i91834
15.509
geopoint_datum_missing  i90904
15.351
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i86062
14.534
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i76423
12.906
dwc_genus_replaced  i46425
7.84
taxon_match_failed  i44250
7.473
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i24035
4.059
rev_geocode_mismatch  i15052
2.542
rev_geocode_failure  i12752
2.154
rev_geocode_corrected  i2770
0.468
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i2611
0.441
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i2133
0.36
dwc_continent_replaced  i2086
0.352
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i1171
0.198
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i1080
0.182
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i849
0.143
dwc_genus_added  i807
0.136
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i783
0.132
rev_geocode_flip  i732
0.124
geopoint_0_coord  i615
0.104
dwc_class_replaced  i369
0.062
dwc_phylum_replaced  i361
0.061
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i308
0.052
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i133
0.022
datecollected_bounds  i51
0.009
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i42
0.007
dwc_country_added  i24
0.004
dwc_family_added  i13
0.002
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6
0.001
dwc_order_added  i4
0.001
geopoint_similar_coord  i4
0.001
dwc_class_added  i3
0.001
dwc_kingdom_added  i3
0.001
dwc_phylum_added  i3
0.001
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