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UAM Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 206,220
Media Records: 844
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-11-06

The University of Alaska Museum (UAM) houses one of the 10 largest mammal collections in North America, with over 115,000 catalogued specimens. Over 90% of these are from Alaska and include unparalleled series of small mammals, carnivores, and marine mammals. Over 70,000 include frozen tissue samples housed in UAM's Genomic Resources facility. An average of 1,000 specimens are loaned to researchers each year.

Contacts

Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Aren Gunderson
RoleMammals Collection Manager
Emailamgunderson@alaska.edu
Name Kyndall Hildebrandt
RoleGenomic Resources Collection Manager
Emailkbhildebrandt@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.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
dwc_datasetid_added  i205754
99.774
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i205754
99.774
dwc_taxonid_added  i205754
99.774
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i205754
99.774
gbif_canonicalname_added  i205754
99.774
gbif_genericname_added  i205754
99.774
gbif_taxon_corrected  i205754
99.774
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i205650
99.724
gbif_vernacularname_added  i205475
99.639
gbif_reference_added  i205204
99.507
dwc_multimedia_added  i200907
97.424
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i199373
96.68
geopoint_datum_error  i190232
92.247
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i113081
54.835
geopoint_low_precision  i97786
47.418
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i92065
44.644
rev_geocode_eez  i47543
23.055
taxon_match_failed  i4196
2.035
dwc_continent_replaced  i1771
0.859
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1317
0.639
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i1244
0.603
geopoint_datum_missing  i535
0.259
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i395
0.192
dwc_family_replaced  i171
0.083
rev_geocode_failure  i169
0.082
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i57
0.028
dwc_genus_replaced  i50
0.024
rev_geocode_corrected  i50
0.024
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i50
0.024
dwc_taxonrank_added  i35
0.017
dwc_specificepithet_added  i25
0.012
geopoint_0_coord  i4
0.002
geopoint_similar_coord  i3
0.001
datecollected_bounds  i2
0.001
dwc_class_added  i2
0.001
dwc_kingdom_added  i2
0.001
dwc_class_replaced  i1
0
dwc_family_added  i1
0
dwc_genus_added  i1
0
dwc_order_replaced  i1
0
dwc_phylum_replaced  i1
0
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