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CHAS Mammalogy Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 5,346
Media Records: 17,994
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-12-15

The Chicago Academy of Sciences’ mammalogy collection contains mostly small mammals native to the Midwest, as well as some Appalachian species. Specimens are primarily prepared as skins, with some additional osteological and display mount items. Many specimens are associated with collectors or Academy expeditions that have manuscript and /or audio-visual archival material, which can be provided to researchers upon request. Notable collectors include Robert Kennicott, Roy and Edwin Komarek, Alfred M. Bailey, Charles D. Brower, Stephen S. Gregory.

Contacts

Name Dawn Roberts
RoleDirector of Collections
Emaildroberts@naturemuseum.org
Name Dawn Roberts
RoleDirector of Collections
Emaildroberts@naturemuseum.org
Name Erica Krimmel
RoleAssistant Collections Manager
Emailekrimmel@naturemuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dawn Roberts
RoleDirector of Collections
Emaildroberts@naturemuseum.org
  • 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
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98.373
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i5259
98.373
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i5259
98.373
dwc_taxonid_added  i5259
98.373
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i5259
98.373
gbif_canonicalname_added  i5259
98.373
gbif_genericname_added  i5259
98.373
gbif_taxon_corrected  i5259
98.373
gbif_vernacularname_added  i5174
96.783
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i5085
95.118
gbif_reference_added  i5076
94.949
dwc_multimedia_added  i4935
92.312
geopoint_datum_error  i4383
81.987
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i3884
72.652
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i1227
22.952
dwc_continent_replaced  i240
4.489
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4.358
rev_geocode_eez  i205
3.835
geopoint_datum_missing  i198
3.704
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i131
2.45
taxon_match_failed  i129
2.413
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i120
2.245
dwc_specificepithet_added  i13
0.243
dwc_class_replaced  i9
0.168
dwc_family_added  i9
0.168
dwc_genus_added  i9
0.168
dwc_order_replaced  i9
0.168
dwc_phylum_replaced  i9
0.168
geopoint_low_precision  i9
0.168
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i3
0.056
dwc_family_replaced  i2
0.037
dwc_taxonrank_added  i2
0.037
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1
0.019
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