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Invert Paleo Specimens

Specimen Records: 210,019
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2015-09-12

With nearly one million specimens from every major invertebrate fossil group, the invertebrate paleontology collection is among the most scientifically important in North America. It contains nearly 3,000 primary type specimens and about 7,000 figured specimens. The majority of samples in the collection include detailed ancillary information on geographic and stratigraphic occurrence.

Contacts

Name Steve Westrop
RoleCurator
Emailswestrop@ou.edu
Name Sarah Sanger
RoleInformation Systems Lead
Emailssanger@ou.edu
Name Sarah Sanger
RoleInformation Systems Lead
Emailssanger@ou.edu
Name Paul King
RoleHead of IT
Emailpking@ou.edu
Name Elsbeth Dowd
RoleRegistrar
Emailefield@ou.edu
Name Roger Burkhalter
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrjb@ou.edu
Name Steve Westrop
RoleCurator
Emailswestrop@ou.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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i162774
77.504
dwc_continent_added  i162453
77.352
dwc_datasetid_added  i144350
68.732
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i144350
68.732
dwc_taxonid_added  i144350
68.732
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i144350
68.732
dwc_taxonrank_added  i144350
68.732
gbif_canonicalname_added  i144350
68.732
gbif_genericname_added  i144350
68.732
gbif_taxon_corrected  i144350
68.732
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i94421
44.958
taxon_match_failed  i83117
39.576
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i71567
34.076
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i42591
20.28
dwc_family_added  i29320
13.961
dwc_family_replaced  i28391
13.518
dwc_genus_replaced  i23344
11.115
dwc_class_added  i20960
9.98
dwc_phylum_added  i17347
8.26
gbif_reference_added  i17284
8.23
dwc_multimedia_added  i16433
7.825
dwc_order_added  i14171
6.747
dwc_class_replaced  i9743
4.639
dwc_order_replaced  i9047
4.308
dwc_phylum_replaced  i7211
3.433
gbif_vernacularname_added  i3789
1.804
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i3184
1.516
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i2257
1.075
dwc_specificepithet_added  i1386
0.66
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i803
0.382
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i384
0.183
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