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NMNH Extant Specimen Records

Specimen Records: 7,571,188
Media Records: 2,682,997
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-05-06

Public records of accessioned specimens and observations curated by the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. These data are from the Departments of Botany, Entomology, Invertebrate Zoology and Vertebrate Zoology (Amphibians & Reptiles, Birds, Fishes, and Mammals) and include more than 270,000 primary type specimen records.

Contacts

Name Thomas Orrell
RoleNMNH Informatics
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleNMNH Informatics
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Chris Tuccinardi
RoleInformation Management
Emailtuccinar@si.edu
Name Karen Reed
RoleData Manager
Emailreedk@si.edu
Name Jessica Bird
RoleCollections Information Manager
Emailbirdj@si.edu
Name Jeff Williams
RoleCollection Manager
Emailwilliamsjt@si.edu
Name Kenneth Tighe
RoleDatabase Coordinator
Emailtighek@si.edu
Name Brian Schmidt
RoleMuseum Specialist
Emailschmidtb@si.edu
Name Ingrid Rochon
RoleScientific Data Manager
Emailrochoni@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleNMNH Informatics
Emailorrellt@si.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
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i6980968
92.204
dwc_datasetid_added  i6425922
84.873
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i6425922
84.873
dwc_taxonid_added  i6425922
84.873
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i6425922
84.873
gbif_canonicalname_added  i6425922
84.873
gbif_genericname_added  i6425922
84.873
gbif_taxon_corrected  i6425922
84.873
dwc_taxonrank_added  i5570630
73.577
gbif_reference_added  i5472337
72.278
gbif_vernacularname_added  i4375677
57.794
dwc_multimedia_added  i3659517
48.335
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i3238975
42.78
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2602942
34.38
dwc_class_replaced  i2303320
30.422
dwc_phylum_added  i2289222
30.236
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i2196743
29.015
dwc_continent_added  i2171249
28.678
geopoint_datum_missing  i1993814
26.334
dwc_continent_replaced  i1763709
23.295
taxon_match_failed  i1513202
19.986
dwc_order_replaced  i1231240
16.262
geopoint_low_precision  i963187
12.722
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i856318
11.31
rev_geocode_eez  i814649
10.76
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i710194
9.38
dwc_family_replaced  i665224
8.786
dwc_order_added  i622742
8.225
dwc_genus_replaced  i374962
4.952
dwc_class_added  i252259
3.332
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i234247
3.094
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i90924
1.201
dwc_country_replaced  i72367
0.956
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i68847
0.909
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i65484
0.865
rev_geocode_mismatch  i60780
0.803
dwc_family_added  i52185
0.689
rev_geocode_failure  i45376
0.599
dwc_phylum_replaced  i30938
0.409
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i21683
0.286
geopoint_datum_error  i20925
0.276
rev_geocode_corrected  i8493
0.112
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i7722
0.102
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6358
0.084
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i4137
0.055
dwc_kingdom_added  i3205
0.042
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i3180
0.042
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2789
0.037
dwc_genus_added  i2116
0.028
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i1914
0.025
geopoint_0_coord  i583
0.008
geopoint_similar_coord  i566
0.007
rev_geocode_flip  i529
0.007
dwc_country_added  i520
0.007
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i437
0.006
datecollected_bounds  i241
0.003
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i120
0.002
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i120
0.002
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i112
0.001
rev_geocode_both_sign  i56
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i42
0.001
scientificname_added  i32
0
geopoint_bounds  i21
0
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