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UAM Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 133,200
Media Records: 842
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-08-09

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
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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  i133125
99.944
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i133125
99.944
dwc_taxonid_added  i133125
99.944
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i133125
99.944
dwc_taxonrank_added  i133125
99.944
gbif_canonicalname_added  i133125
99.944
gbif_genericname_added  i133125
99.944
gbif_taxon_corrected  i133125
99.944
gbif_vernacularname_added  i133055
99.891
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i133041
99.881
gbif_reference_added  i132756
99.667
dwc_multimedia_added  i129945
97.556
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i127592
95.79
geopoint_datum_error  i117482
88.2
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i39480
29.64
rev_geocode_eez  i28668
21.523
geopoint_low_precision  i27593
20.715
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i1426
1.071
dwc_genus_replaced  i1252
0.94
dwc_continent_replaced  i1166
0.875
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i897
0.673
rev_geocode_mismatch  i582
0.437
geopoint_datum_missing  i232
0.174
dwc_family_replaced  i156
0.117
rev_geocode_failure  i153
0.115
taxon_match_failed  i100
0.075
dwc_specificepithet_added  i33
0.025
rev_geocode_corrected  i8
0.006
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i8
0.006
dwc_class_added  i2
0.002
dwc_kingdom_added  i2
0.002
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i1
0.001
geopoint_0_coord  i1
0.001
geopoint_similar_coord  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.001
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