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SDSM Vertebrate Paleontology Collection

Specimen Records: 2,428
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-03-02

The SDSM Vertebrate Paleontology Collection began in the late 19th century with collections of fossil fauna from the nearby White River Badlands and Western Interior Seaway exposures. Major collections include, but are not limited to, marine vertebrates and associated fauna from the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway, terrestrial vertebrates (including dinosaurs) from Jurassic and Cretaceous sites, extensive holdings from the White River Badlands of South Dakota and Nebraska (late Eocene to mid-Oligocene), and late Tertiary to Quaternary collections from the region, including mammoths and other Pleistocene vertebrates.

Contacts

Name Gene Hess
Rolenone
EmailGene.Hess@sdsmt.edu
Name Sally Shelton
RoleAssociate Director
EmailSally.Shelton@sdsmt.edu
Name Joanna McCaffrey
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailjmccaffrey@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Sally Shelton
RoleAssociate Director
EmailSally.Shelton@sdsmt.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
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91.722
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57.455
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57.455
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57.455
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i1395
57.455
dwc_taxonrank_added  i1395
57.455
gbif_canonicalname_added  i1395
57.455
gbif_genericname_added  i1395
57.455
gbif_taxon_corrected  i1395
57.455
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i1364
56.178
dwc_multimedia_added  i803
33.072
gbif_reference_added  i467
19.234
dwc_genus_added  i400
16.474
dwc_family_added  i397
16.351
dwc_order_added  i394
16.227
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15.074
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12.191
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11.367
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9.061
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4.448
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4.366
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3.171
dwc_order_replaced  i47
1.936
dwc_phylum_replaced  i28
1.153
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i20
0.824
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i16
0.659
dwc_country_replaced  i8
0.329
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i4
0.165
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