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Cowan Tetrapod Collection - Herpetology

Specimen Records: 1,863
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2015-11-24

The Cowan Tetrapod Collection herpetology holdings of 206 species is principally a North American synoptic collection. 84% of the living species known to occur in British Columbia are represented. The collection was founded by Dr. Ian McTaggart-Cowan. The herpetology collection is housed at the University of British Columbia Beaty Biodiversity Museum, which contains approximately 2 million natural history specimens.

Contacts

Name Ildiko Szabo
RoleAssistant Curator
Emailildiko@zoology.ubc.ca
Name Ildiko Szabo
RoleAssistant Curator
Emailildiko@zoology.ubc.ca
  • 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_datasetid_added  i1744
93.612
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i1744
93.612
dwc_taxonid_added  i1744
93.612
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i1744
93.612
gbif_canonicalname_added  i1744
93.612
gbif_genericname_added  i1744
93.612
gbif_taxon_corrected  i1744
93.612
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i1722
92.432
gbif_vernacularname_added  i1719
92.271
gbif_reference_added  i1699
91.197
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i1615
86.688
dwc_multimedia_added  i1546
82.984
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i969
52.013
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i888
47.665
rev_geocode_eez  i274
14.707
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i261
14.01
taxon_match_failed  i157
8.427
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i97
5.207
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i51
2.738
dwc_family_replaced  i41
2.201
dwc_genus_replaced  i12
0.644
geopoint_low_precision  i8
0.429
rev_geocode_mismatch  i6
0.322
dwc_continent_replaced  i3
0.161
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i1
0.054
rev_geocode_corrected  i1
0.054
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0.054
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