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NMNH Extant Specimen Records

Specimen Records: 7,846,498
Media Records: 3,036,517
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-09-22

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  i7244642
92.33
dwc_datasetid_added  i6646765
84.71
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i6646765
84.71
dwc_taxonid_added  i6646765
84.71
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i6646765
84.71
gbif_canonicalname_added  i6646765
84.71
gbif_genericname_added  i6646765
84.71
gbif_taxon_corrected  i6646765
84.71
dwc_taxonrank_added  i5769915
73.535
gbif_reference_added  i5662213
72.162
gbif_vernacularname_added  i4528580
57.715
dwc_multimedia_added  i3784465
48.231
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i3389030
43.192
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2626711
33.476
dwc_class_replaced  i2495121
31.799
dwc_phylum_added  i2484816
31.668
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i2255458
28.745
dwc_continent_added  i2203165
28.078
geopoint_datum_missing  i2070411
26.386
dwc_continent_replaced  i1874423
23.889
taxon_match_failed  i1584587
20.195
dwc_order_replaced  i1334184
17.004
geopoint_low_precision  i993585
12.663
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i878366
11.194
rev_geocode_eez  i840174
10.708
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i736889
9.391
dwc_family_replaced  i685265
8.733
dwc_order_added  i626951
7.99
dwc_genus_replaced  i383812
4.892
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i249611
3.181
dwc_class_added  i229452
2.924
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i97275
1.24
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i73355
0.935
dwc_country_replaced  i72630
0.926
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i65422
0.834
rev_geocode_mismatch  i63207
0.806
dwc_family_added  i52581
0.67
rev_geocode_failure  i46681
0.595
dwc_phylum_replaced  i31715
0.404
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i21704
0.277
geopoint_datum_error  i21382
0.273
rev_geocode_corrected  i8586
0.109
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i8067
0.103
dwc_specificepithet_added  i6360
0.081
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i4394
0.056
dwc_kingdom_added  i4284
0.055
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i2890
0.037
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i2871
0.037
dwc_genus_added  i2115
0.027
dwc_acceptednameusageid_added  i1926
0.025
rev_geocode_flip  i633
0.008
geopoint_0_coord  i594
0.008
geopoint_similar_coord  i572
0.007
dwc_country_added  i528
0.007
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i450
0.006
datecollected_bounds  i386
0.005
dwc_taxonrank_invalid  i120
0.002
dwc_taxonrank_removed  i120
0.002
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i114
0.001
rev_geocode_both_sign  i58
0.001
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i47
0.001
geopoint_bounds  i22
0
scientificname_added  i2
0
geopoint_pre_flip  i1
0
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