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Howard University Herbarium

Specimen Records: 8,791
Media Records: 8,785
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-08-24

The Howard University Herbarium (HUDC) is a collection of ca. 15,000 plant specimens housed in Just Hall on Howard University’s main campus. The collection includes a donation from the former Catholic University herbarium, with >1000 specimens from the Caribbean collected between 1890-1920. Other collection strengths include plants of the Mid-Atlantic, especially the DC metropolitan area. Charles Parker, Marie Clark Taylor and H. David Hammond also made substantial contributions the Howard University Herbarium.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailseinetadmin@asu.edu
Namenone
Rolenone
Emailseinetadmin@asu.edu
Name Janelle Burke
RoleAssistant Professor
Emailjanelle.burke@howard.edu
Name Janelle Burke
RoleAssistant Professor
Emailjanelle.burke@howard.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  i6759
76.885
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i6759
76.885
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i6759
76.885
gbif_canonicalname_added  i6759
76.885
gbif_genericname_added  i6759
76.885
gbif_taxon_corrected  i6759
76.885
dwc_phylum_replaced  i6735
76.612
dwc_taxonid_replaced  i6732
76.578
dwc_taxonrank_added  i6697
76.18
gbif_vernacularname_added  i6074
69.093
dwc_class_added  i6051
68.832
dwc_multimedia_added  i5753
65.442
gbif_reference_added  i4131
46.991
taxon_match_failed  i2667
30.338
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i1979
22.512
dwc_continent_added  i1925
21.897
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i1643
18.69
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i466
5.301
dwc_genus_replaced  i405
4.607
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i398
4.527
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i396
4.505
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i268
3.049
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i218
2.48
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i192
2.184
dwc_country_replaced  i181
2.059
dwc_family_replaced  i84
0.956
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i74
0.842
dwc_genus_added  i67
0.762
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i38
0.432
dwc_taxonid_added  i27
0.307
dwc_kingdom_added  i24
0.273
dwc_order_added  i24
0.273
dwc_phylum_added  i24
0.273
dwc_family_added  i23
0.262
dwc_order_replaced  i23
0.262
dwc_class_replaced  i22
0.25
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i19
0.216
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i6
0.068
dwc_specificepithet_added  i5
0.057
dwc_country_added  i3
0.034
geopoint_datum_missing  i3
0.034
dwc_taxonremarks_replaced  i2
0.023
geopoint_datum_error  i1
0.011
geopoint_low_precision  i1
0.011
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