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Lichen Collection, University of Washington Herbarium

Specimen Records: 31,621
Media Records: 3,263
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-03-16

The herbarium's total holdings number over 600,000 specimens of vascular and nonvascular plants, fungi, lichens, and marine algae. The herbarium maintains a regional focus on the Pacific Northwest, covering Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, British Columbia, and the Yukon Territory. Other significant collections come from California, the rest of Western North America, and the Pacific Rim. Our oldest specimens date to the late 1800's. Particularly active periods of growth for the herbarium occurred with the incorporation of the herbarium of J. William Thompson in 1943, collections made under the direction of C. Leo Hitchcock in the 1930's - 1950's, and field work since 2002.

Contacts

Name David Giblin
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwtu@u.washington.edu
Name David Giblin
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwtu@u.washington.edu
Name Ben Legler
RoleInformatics Specialist
Emailblegler@u.washington.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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99.266
dwc_continent_added  i31371
99.209
dwc_country_replaced  i30473
96.37
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94.007
dwc_datasetid_added  i29726
94.007
dwc_kingdom_added  i29726
94.007
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i29726
94.007
dwc_phylum_added  i29726
94.007
dwc_taxonid_added  i29726
94.007
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i29726
94.007
gbif_canonicalname_added  i29726
94.007
gbif_genericname_added  i29726
94.007
gbif_taxon_corrected  i29726
94.007
dwc_order_added  i27974
88.467
dwc_family_added  i27952
88.397
gbif_reference_added  i24773
78.344
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i24614
77.841
gbif_vernacularname_added  i22387
70.798
dwc_multimedia_added  i17930
56.703
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i16359
51.735
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i15396
48.689
geopoint_datum_missing  i12475
39.452
taxon_match_failed  i12273
38.813
geopoint_low_precision  i3575
11.306
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2865
9.06
rev_geocode_eez  i2548
8.058
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i2425
7.669
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2178
6.888
dwc_genus_replaced  i1477
4.671
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i1001
3.166
dwc_family_replaced  i696
2.201
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i75
0.237
rev_geocode_mismatch  i68
0.215
rev_geocode_failure  i47
0.149
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i45
0.142
geopoint_0_coord  i39
0.123
geopoint_similar_coord  i39
0.123
geopoint_datum_error  i10
0.032
rev_geocode_corrected  i8
0.025
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i7
0.022
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i4
0.013
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i1
0.003
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