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LACM Vertebrate Collection

Specimen Records: 583,964
Media Records: 1,122
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-01-23

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 Rick Feeney
RoleFishes Collection Manager
Emailrfeeney@nhm.org
Name Rick Feeney
RoleFishes Collection Manager
Emailrfeeney@nhm.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 Kimball Garrett
RoleCollection Manager - Birds
Emailkgarrett@nhm.org
Name Jim Dines
RoleMammalogy Collection Manager
Emailjdines@nhm.org
Name Neftali Camacho
RoleHerpetology Collection Manager
Emailncamacho@nhm.org
Name Rick Feeney
RoleFishes Collection Manager
Emailrfeeney@nhm.org
  • Data Corrected
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  • 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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i559035
95.731
dwc_datasetid_added  i557516
95.471
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i557516
95.471
dwc_taxonid_added  i557516
95.471
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i557516
95.471
gbif_canonicalname_added  i557516
95.471
gbif_genericname_added  i557516
95.471
gbif_taxon_corrected  i557516
95.471
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i547077
93.683
gbif_vernacularname_added  i523732
89.686
gbif_reference_added  i522258
89.433
dwc_multimedia_added  i422304
72.317
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i349763
59.895
geopoint_datum_error  i297027
50.864
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i203837
34.906
geopoint_low_precision  i188826
32.335
rev_geocode_eez  i155209
26.579
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i77038
13.192
taxon_match_failed  i51919
8.891
dwc_genus_replaced  i42494
7.277
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i23207
3.974
rev_geocode_mismatch  i15430
2.642
dwc_family_replaced  i13796
2.362
rev_geocode_failure  i12694
2.174
dwc_continent_replaced  i9624
1.648
rev_geocode_corrected  i2909
0.498
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i2558
0.438
dwc_order_replaced  i1982
0.339
datecollected_bounds  i1875
0.321
dwc_country_replaced  i1384
0.237
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i1184
0.203
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i1080
0.185
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i925
0.158
dwc_basisofrecord_invalid  i906
0.155
dwc_basisofrecord_removed  i906
0.155
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i876
0.15
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i826
0.141
dwc_genus_added  i744
0.127
rev_geocode_flip  i732
0.125
dwc_specificepithet_added  i666
0.114
geopoint_0_coord  i606
0.104
dwc_continent_added  i344
0.059
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i282
0.048
dwc_phylum_replaced  i267
0.046
dwc_class_replaced  i224
0.038
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i129
0.022
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i43
0.007
dwc_family_added  i23
0.004
dwc_kingdom_added  i7
0.001
dwc_class_added  i5
0.001
dwc_phylum_added  i3
0.001
dwc_order_added  i2
0
geopoint_similar_coord  i1
0
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