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NMNH Extant Specimen Records

Specimen Records: 7,741,294
Media Records: 2,813,993
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-07-13

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  i7155964
92.439
dwc_datasetid_added  i6578394
84.978
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i6578394
84.978
dwc_taxonid_added  i6578394
84.978
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i6578394
84.978
gbif_canonicalname_added  i6578394
84.978
gbif_genericname_added  i6578394
84.978
gbif_taxon_corrected  i6578394
84.978
dwc_taxonrank_added  i5707147
73.723
gbif_reference_added  i5603533
72.385
gbif_vernacularname_added  i4484015
57.923
dwc_multimedia_added  i3746669
48.398
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i3339990
43.145
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2618669
33.827
dwc_class_replaced  i2443715
31.567
dwc_phylum_added  i2432983
31.429
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i2236485
28.89
dwc_continent_added  i2176683
28.118
geopoint_datum_missing  i2027538
26.191
dwc_continent_replaced  i1846651
23.855
taxon_match_failed  i1561826
20.175
dwc_order_replaced  i1308884
16.908
geopoint_low_precision  i975710
12.604
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i872701
11.273
rev_geocode_eez  i821241
10.609
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i729699
9.426
dwc_family_replaced  i675028
8.72
dwc_order_added  i625740
8.083
dwc_genus_replaced  i381908
4.933
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i245975
3.177
dwc_class_added  i228031
2.946
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i95793
1.237
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i72031
0.93
dwc_country_replaced  i71901
0.929
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i65418
0.845
rev_geocode_mismatch  i62229
0.804
dwc_family_added  i52503
0.678
rev_geocode_failure  i45836
0.592
dwc_phylum_replaced  i31546
0.408
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i21704
0.28
geopoint_datum_error  i20924
0.27
rev_geocode_corrected  i8730
0.113
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i8036
0.104
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6358
0.082
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i4267
0.055
dwc_kingdom_added  i4142
0.054
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i3200
0.041
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2807
0.036
dwc_genus_added  i2113
0.027
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i1917
0.025
rev_geocode_flip  i604
0.008
geopoint_0_coord  i587
0.008
geopoint_similar_coord  i569
0.007
dwc_country_added  i528
0.007
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i445
0.006
datecollected_bounds  i299
0.004
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i121
0.002
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i121
0.002
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i114
0.001
rev_geocode_both_sign  i56
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i44
0.001
scientificname_added  i32
0
geopoint_bounds  i22
0
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