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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
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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
dwc_datasetid_added  i1749
93.881
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i1749
93.881
dwc_taxonid_added  i1749
93.881
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i1749
93.881
gbif_canonicalname_added  i1749
93.881
gbif_genericname_added  i1749
93.881
gbif_taxon_corrected  i1749
93.881
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i1745
93.666
gbif_vernacularname_added  i1728
92.754
gbif_reference_added  i1721
92.378
dwc_multimedia_added  i1661
89.157
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i1615
86.688
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i1088
58.4
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i909
48.792
rev_geocode_eez  i274
14.707
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i257
13.795
taxon_match_failed  i140
7.515
dwc_family_replaced  i47
2.523
dwc_genus_replaced  i17
0.913
geopoint_low_precision  i8
0.429
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i6
0.322
rev_geocode_mismatch  i6
0.322
dwc_continent_replaced  i3
0.161
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i2
0.107
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0.054
dwc_order_added  i1
0.054
rev_geocode_corrected  i1
0.054
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0.054
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