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UWBM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection

Specimen Records: 16,100
Media Records: 532
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-06-04

The Burke Museum Invertebrate Paleontology and Micropaleontology Collections include 3.6 million specimens and include invertebrate, foraminifera and trace fossils, dating from the Cambrian (around 530 million years ago) to the Quaternary (10,000 years ago). The Burke Museum Invertebrate Paleontology Collection is a member of the NSF-funded Thematic Collection Network (TCN), the Eastern Pacific Invertebrate Communities of the Cenozoic era (EPICC), award number 1503678, and is currently working to digitize its collection.

Contacts

Name Ron Eng
RoleGeology & Paleontology Collections Manager
Emailrceng@u.washington.edu
Name Ron Eng
RoleGeology & Paleontology Collections Manager
Emailrceng@u.washington.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 Ben Legler
Rolenone
Emailblegler@uw.edu
Name Sara Legler
RoleBurke Museum EPICC Coordinator
Emailslegler@uw.edu
Name Ron Eng
RoleGeology & Paleontology Collections Manager
Emailrceng@u.washington.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
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100
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81.174
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81.174
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81.174
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81.174
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81.174
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81.174
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66.82
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15.845
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dwc_phylum_replaced  i3
0.019
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0.006
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1
0.006
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