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BYU Herpetology Collection

Specimen Records: 41,478
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-03-26

The Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum is located at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. The Herpetology Collection contains more than 39,000 specimens and 30 type specimens representing 116 Families, 1033 Genera, and 5705 species as of January 5, 2016.

Contacts

Name Jack Sites
RoleCurator of Reptiles and Amphibians
EmailJack_Sites@byu.edu
Name Jack Sites
RoleCurator of Reptiles and Amphibians
EmailJack_Sites@byu.edu
Name Wesley (Skip) Skidmore
RoleAssistant Curator of Vertebrates
Emailwesley_skidmore@byu.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Jack Sites
RoleCurator of Reptiles and Amphibians
EmailJack_Sites@byu.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  i40122
96.731
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i40122
96.731
dwc_taxonid_added  i40122
96.731
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i40122
96.731
gbif_canonicalname_added  i40122
96.731
gbif_genericname_added  i40122
96.731
gbif_taxon_corrected  i40122
96.731
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i39450
95.111
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i38561
92.967
gbif_reference_added  i36680
88.432
gbif_vernacularname_added  i36208
87.294
dwc_multimedia_added  i28779
69.384
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i25374
61.175
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i12098
29.167
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i8952
21.583
geopoint_datum_error  i7229
17.429
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i4218
10.169
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i3402
8.202
dwc_genus_replaced  i3110
7.498
taxon_match_failed  i2752
6.635
dwc_family_replaced  i2056
4.957
geopoint_low_precision  i1377
3.32
rev_geocode_eez  i214
0.516
dwc_continent_replaced  i116
0.28
rev_geocode_mismatch  i84
0.203
rev_geocode_corrected  i58
0.14
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i49
0.118
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i46
0.111
dwc_country_replaced  i28
0.068
rev_geocode_failure  i15
0.036
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i11
0.027
dwc_class_replaced  i5
0.012
dwc_kingdom_added  i5
0.012
dwc_order_replaced  i5
0.012
dwc_phylum_added  i5
0.012
datecollected_bounds  i3
0.007
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2
0.005
geopoint_0_coord  i1
0.002
geopoint_similar_coord  i1
0.002
rev_geocode_both_sign  i1
0.002
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