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NMNH Extant Specimen Records (USNM, US)

Specimen Records: 9,226,447
Media Records: 5,343,414
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2024-05-14

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
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@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 Diane Pitassy
RoleActing Collection Manager/Data Manager
Emailpitassyd@si.edu
Name Collection Managers
RoleCollection Managers
EmailNMNH-HerpsCM@si.edu
Name Brian Schmidt
RoleData Manager
Emailschmidtb@si.edu
Name Ingrid Rochon
RoleScientific Data Manager
Emailrochoni@si.edu
Name Thomas Orrell
RoleDeputy Director, Research Informatics Program
Emailorrellt@si.edu
Name Informatics Office
RoleIPT Administrator
Emailinformaticshelp@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  i8617815
93.403
dwc_datasetid_added  i7756127
84.064
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i7756127
84.064
dwc_taxonid_added  i7756127
84.064
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i7756127
84.064
gbif_canonicalname_added  i7756127
84.064
gbif_genericname_added  i7756127
84.064
gbif_taxon_corrected  i7756127
84.064
dwc_taxonrank_added  i6786609
73.556
gbif_reference_added  i6588910
71.413
gbif_vernacularname_added  i5365870
58.157
dwc_multimedia_added  i4447562
48.204
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i4337999
47.017
dwc_continent_replaced  i3990086
43.246
dwc_class_replaced  i3255331
35.283
dwc_phylum_added  i3176272
34.426
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2602255
28.204
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i2539261
27.522
geopoint_datum_missing  i2482918
26.911
taxon_match_failed  i1994839
21.621
geopoint_low_precision  i1163525
12.611
rev_geocode_eez  i1003515
10.877
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i967609
10.487
dwc_continent_added  i939543
10.183
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i834680
9.047
dwc_family_replaced  i607255
6.582
dwc_order_added  i488411
5.294
dwc_genus_replaced  i426467
4.622
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i342053
3.707
dwc_order_replaced  i288865
3.131
dwc_class_added  i171983
1.864
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i115318
1.25
dwc_country_replaced  i93509
1.013
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i91873
0.996
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i73982
0.802
rev_geocode_mismatch  i66159
0.717
rev_geocode_failure  i55005
0.596
dwc_family_added  i41954
0.455
dwc_phylum_replaced  i34614
0.375
geopoint_datum_error  i33462
0.363
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i21929
0.238
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i9839
0.107
rev_geocode_corrected  i9654
0.105
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6320
0.068
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i4832
0.052
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i3267
0.035
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i3128
0.034
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i2756
0.03
dwc_genus_added  i2102
0.023
dwc_kingdom_added  i1854
0.02
rev_geocode_flip  i759
0.008
geopoint_0_coord  i647
0.007
geopoint_similar_coord  i617
0.007
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i553
0.006
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i124
0.001
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i117
0.001
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i117
0.001
dwc_country_added  i87
0.001
rev_geocode_both_sign  i77
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i42
0
geopoint_bounds  i24
0
geopoint_pre_flip  i4
0
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