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Tropicos Specimen Data

Specimen Records: 4,440,020
Media Records: 347,911
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2016-06-05

The Missouri Botanical Garden’s Herbarium is one of the world’s outstanding research resources for specimens and information on bryophytes and vascular plants. The collection is limited to these two major groups of plants. As of 31 December 2015 the collection had 6.66 million specimens (6.1 million vascular plants and 563,000 bryophytes). This specimen dataset includes over 4.4 million records (4.0 million vascular plants and 300,000 bryophytes).

Contacts

Name Bob Magill
RoleSenior Curator Science and Conservation
Emailbob.magill@mobot.org
Name Jim Solomon
RoleAssociate Curator and Curator of the Herbarium Research
Emailjim.solomon@mobot.org
Name Bob Magill
RoleSenior Curator Science and Conservation
Emailbob.magill@mobot.org
Name Jim Solomon
RoleAssociate Curator and Curator of the Herbarium Research
Emailjim.solomon@mobot.org
  • Data Corrected
  • Data Use
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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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i4295937
96.755
dwc_class_added  i4203012
94.662
dwc_phylum_added  i4203012
94.662
dwc_order_added  i4202873
94.659
dwc_datasetid_added  i4098489
92.308
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i4098489
92.308
dwc_taxonid_replaced  i4098489
92.308
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i4098489
92.308
dwc_taxonrank_added  i4098489
92.308
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i4098489
92.308
gbif_canonicalname_added  i4098489
92.308
gbif_genericname_added  i4098489
92.308
gbif_taxon_corrected  i4098489
92.308
gbif_reference_added  i3485056
78.492
geopoint_datum_missing  i2958030
66.622
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i2638332
59.422
gbif_vernacularname_added  i1931967
43.513
dwc_continent_replaced  i1652117
37.21
dwc_multimedia_added  i1217458
27.42
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i893257
20.118
taxon_match_failed  i681976
15.36
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i562215
12.662
dwc_genus_replaced  i225725
5.084
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i204513
4.606
dwc_family_replaced  i122179
2.752
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i110968
2.499
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i74026
1.667
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i68583
1.545
rev_geocode_eez  i55111
1.241
rev_geocode_mismatch  i30744
0.692
rev_geocode_corrected  i6931
0.156
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i6734
0.152
geopoint_0_coord  i6398
0.144
dwc_country_replaced  i5908
0.133
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i4855
0.109
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i820
0.018
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i805
0.018
datecollected_bounds  i357
0.008
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i163
0.004
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i24
0.001
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i24
0.001
geopoint_similar_coord  i14
0
rev_geocode_failure  i13
0
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i7
0
rev_geocode_flip  i3
0
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