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UTEP Invertebrates (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 4,004
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-09-25

The University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections (UTEP) Invertebrate Collection is comprised of recent and fossil specimens, mostly dried shells. About 70% of the materials are terrestrial gastropods, 25% freshwater molluscans (including unionaceans), and 5% marine forms. Geographic coverage is mostly for New Mexico (about 80%), but there also are significant holdings for Kansas, Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. This taxonomic and geographic composition has arisen because of the principal research interests and activities of Artie L. Metcalf, and his students.

Contacts

Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Eli Greenbaum
RoleDirector, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailegreenbaum2@utep.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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100
dwc_datasetid_added  i3251
81.194
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81.194
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81.194
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i3251
81.194
dwc_taxonrank_added  i3251
81.194
gbif_canonicalname_added  i3251
81.194
gbif_genericname_added  i3251
81.194
gbif_taxon_corrected  i3251
81.194
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i3041
75.949
gbif_vernacularname_added  i2820
70.43
geopoint_datum_error  i2495
62.313
gbif_reference_added  i1819
45.43
dwc_multimedia_added  i1465
36.588
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i635
15.859
taxon_match_failed  i389
9.715
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i321
8.017
geopoint_datum_missing  i277
6.918
dwc_order_replaced  i254
6.344
dwc_genus_replaced  i206
5.145
dwc_family_replaced  i189
4.72
geopoint_low_precision  i173
4.321
rev_geocode_mismatch  i101
2.522
dwc_family_added  i98
2.448
dwc_order_added  i69
1.723
rev_geocode_eez  i64
1.598
dwc_class_added  i43
1.074
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i21
0.524
dwc_kingdom_added  i19
0.475
dwc_phylum_added  i19
0.475
dwc_genus_added  i8
0.2
geopoint_similar_coord  i8
0.2
rev_geocode_failure  i8
0.2
dwc_phylum_replaced  i6
0.15
dwc_class_replaced  i4
0.1
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i4
0.1
dwc_specificepithet_added  i2
0.05
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