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NMNH Paleobiology Specimen Records

Specimen Records: 717,221
Media Records: 152,854
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2021-07-16

Public records from the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. These data cover accessioned specimens representing fossil invertebrates, vertebrates, and plants from all over the world and include more than 139,000 paleobiological type specimen records.

Contacts

Name Thomas Orrell
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@si.edu
Name Holly Little
RoleCollections Management
Emaillittleh@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@si.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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i541314
75.474
dwc_datasetid_added  i347162
48.404
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i347162
48.404
dwc_taxonid_added  i347162
48.404
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i347162
48.404
gbif_canonicalname_added  i347162
48.404
gbif_genericname_added  i347162
48.404
gbif_taxon_corrected  i347162
48.404
dwc_taxonrank_added  i333283
46.469
dwc_continent_added  i305874
42.647
dwc_family_added  i219566
30.613
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i190715
26.591
dwc_order_added  i129150
18.007
taxon_match_failed  i114292
15.935
gbif_reference_added  i108518
15.13
dwc_class_replaced  i102156
14.243
dwc_multimedia_added  i85150
11.872
geopoint_datum_missing  i76810
10.709
dwc_class_added  i60194
8.393
gbif_vernacularname_added  i60144
8.386
rev_geocode_eez  i56125
7.825
dwc_phylum_replaced  i49854
6.951
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i44185
6.161
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i38429
5.358
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i35925
5.009
dwc_genus_replaced  i25902
3.611
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i25808
3.598
dwc_phylum_added  i18365
2.561
dwc_family_replaced  i17944
2.502
dwc_continent_replaced  i17744
2.474
geopoint_low_precision  i16483
2.298
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i13917
1.94
dwc_order_replaced  i8064
1.124
dwc_country_added  i5462
0.762
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i4788
0.668
dwc_genus_added  i4568
0.637
rev_geocode_failure  i3092
0.431
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i2744
0.383
dwc_country_replaced  i2138
0.298
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1170
0.163
dwc_kingdom_added  i694
0.097
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i617
0.086
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i334
0.047
datecollected_bounds  i84
0.012
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i38
0.005
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i38
0.005
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i33
0.005
geopoint_0_coord  i19
0.003
rev_geocode_corrected  i17
0.002
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i14
0.002
geopoint_similar_coord  i12
0.002
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i8
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i5
0.001
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i3
0
dwc_specificepithet_added  i1
0
geopoint_bounds  i1
0
rev_geocode_flip  i1
0
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