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UWBM Invertebrate Paleontology Collection

Specimen Records: 7,932
Media Records: 197
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-12-18

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
  • 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
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100
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99.672
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82.98
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82.98
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82.98
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82.98
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82.98
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82.98
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82.98
gbif_taxon_corrected  i6582
82.98
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i5308
66.919
gbif_reference_added  i5239
66.049
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65.519
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38.704
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35.464
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31.291
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30.295
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29.387
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22.113
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14.41
dwc_genus_replaced  i1023
12.897
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8.951
rev_geocode_eez  i646
8.144
dwc_class_replaced  i271
3.417
dwc_phylum_replaced  i170
2.143
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i159
2.005
geopoint_datum_missing  i68
0.857
dwc_family_added  i14
0.177
dwc_class_added  i10
0.126
dwc_order_added  i10
0.126
dwc_phylum_added  i8
0.101
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i2
0.025
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0.013
rev_geocode_corrected  i1
0.013
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0.013
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1
0.013
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