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Bernice P. Bishop Museum

Specimen Records: 836,971
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, designated the Hawaiʻi State Museum of Natural and Cultural History, is a museum of history and science located in the Kalihi district of Honolulu on the Hawaiian island of O'ahu. Founded in 1889, it is the largest museum in Hawai'i and is home to one of the world's largest collections of natural history material from the Pacific region, with approximately 21 million specimens. The main collections include Entomology, Malacology, Botany, Ichthyology, Vertebrate Zoology (Birds, Mammals, Amphibians and Reptiles) and Marine Invertebrates. Bishop Museum is in the process of dramatically improving its digital resources, and is actively involved in the development of biodiversity information standards and associated services (particularly the Global Names Architecture).

Contacts

Name Richard Pyle
RoleDatabase Coordinator
Emaildeepreef@bishopmuseum.org
Name Richard Pyle
RoleDatabase Coordinator
Emaildeepreef@bishopmuseum.org
  • 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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82.749
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82.749
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82.749
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82.749
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82.749
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82.749
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66.34
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60.724
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59.722
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55.136
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46.506
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44.362
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38.871
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38.455
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34.975
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31.497
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19.929
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19.341
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16.11
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13.692
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10.908
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9.001
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8.006
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7.993
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7.378
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7.376
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6.478
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4.907
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4.733
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3.271
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2.187
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0.976
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0.816
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0.039
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0.038
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0.016
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0.015
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0.007
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0.007
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0.001
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0.001
datecollected_bounds  i6
0.001
dwc_kingdom_added  i4
0
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i3
0
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i1
0
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