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Amphibian Specimens

Specimen Records: 28,351
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-10-31

The Herpetology collection currently contains nearly 52,000 cataloged specimens of amphibians and reptiles. A large proportion of the collection is composed of amphibians and reptiles from the United States (46 states are represented), and many of these species are from the Southern Plains and Oklahoma. Approximately 60% (~31,000 specimens) of the collection is made up of Oklahoma specimens, making it the largest repository of Oklahoma amphibians. The collection also contains specimens from a total of 50 countries, with relatively large numbers from Brazil, Mexico, Ecuador, and Egypt. An early collection of specimens is from the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.

Contacts

Name Cameron Siler
RoleCurator
Emailcamsiler@ou.edu
Name Paul King
RoleHead of IT
Emailpking@ou.edu
Name Sarah Sanger
RoleInformation Systems Lead
Emailssanger@ou.edu
Name Karen Whitecotton
RoleRegistrar
Emailregistrar.samnoblemuseum@ou.edu
Name Jessa Watters
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjwatters@ou.edu
Name Cameron Siler
RoleCurator
Emailcamsiler@ou.edu
  • 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
dwc_phylum_replaced  i28279
99.746
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i28148
99.284
dwc_continent_added  i28115
99.168
dwc_datasetid_added  i27926
98.501
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i27926
98.501
dwc_taxonid_added  i27926
98.501
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i27926
98.501
dwc_taxonrank_added  i27926
98.501
gbif_canonicalname_added  i27926
98.501
gbif_genericname_added  i27926
98.501
gbif_taxon_corrected  i27926
98.501
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i27833
98.173
gbif_reference_added  i27714
97.753
gbif_vernacularname_added  i24492
86.388
dwc_multimedia_added  i21534
75.955
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i14391
50.76
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2097
7.397
dwc_family_replaced  i1094
3.859
dwc_genus_replaced  i592
2.088
geopoint_low_precision  i427
1.506
taxon_match_failed  i286
1.009
geopoint_datum_error  i156
0.55
rev_geocode_eez  i93
0.328
rev_geocode_mismatch  i9
0.032
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i6
0.021
dwc_class_replaced  i4
0.014
dwc_genus_added  i4
0.014
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i4
0.014
dwc_order_replaced  i4
0.014
dwc_country_replaced  i1
0.004
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i1
0.004
geopoint_datum_missing  i1
0.004
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