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BYU Herpetology Collection

Specimen Records: 39,322
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

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
  • Data Corrected
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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
dwc_datasetid_added  i38832
98.754
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i38832
98.754
dwc_taxonid_added  i38832
98.754
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i38832
98.754
gbif_canonicalname_added  i38832
98.754
gbif_genericname_added  i38832
98.754
gbif_taxon_corrected  i38832
98.754
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i38265
97.312
gbif_vernacularname_added  i36706
93.347
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i36089
91.778
gbif_reference_added  i35665
90.7
dwc_multimedia_added  i31034
78.923
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i26370
67.062
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i13682
34.795
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i8256
20.996
geopoint_datum_error  i5320
13.529
dwc_genus_replaced  i2701
6.869
dwc_family_replaced  i2201
5.597
taxon_match_failed  i1627
4.138
geopoint_low_precision  i226
0.575
dwc_kingdom_added  i224
0.57
dwc_phylum_added  i224
0.57
rev_geocode_eez  i132
0.336
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i129
0.328
dwc_continent_replaced  i109
0.277
rev_geocode_mismatch  i56
0.142
rev_geocode_corrected  i41
0.104
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i39
0.099
dwc_order_replaced  i34
0.086
dwc_genus_added  i30
0.076
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i15
0.038
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i12
0.031
dwc_country_replaced  i7
0.018
datecollected_bounds  i4
0.01
rev_geocode_failure  i4
0.01
dwc_family_added  i2
0.005
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2
0.005
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i2
0.005
geopoint_0_coord  i1
0.003
geopoint_similar_coord  i1
0.003
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