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Tulane University Biodiversity Research Institute, Royal D. Suttkus Fish Collections

Specimen Records: 203,850
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-08-22

The research collection of fishes at TUBRI is the largest collection of post larval fishes in the world, with over 7 million specimens in over 200,000 lots. Recently renamed in honor of Royal D. Suttkus, the collection also features a type room housing 33 holotypes and 38,835 paratypes representing 125 species, a separately curated osteological collection with 1352 specimens (271 species in 55 families) of which 638 (150 species, 20 families) are cleared and stained preparations, 2010 radiographs representing 21,988 specimens from 284 species and 8 hybrids in 36 families, 2428 scale and otolith samples representing 26 species from 12 families, and 77 sets of branchiostegals of two species of Lepisosteus.

Contacts

Name Nelson Rios
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailnrios@tulane.edu
Name Nelson Rios
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailnrios@tulane.edu
Name Henry Bart
RoleDirector
Emailhbartjr@tulane.edu
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  • 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_class_added  i203676
99.915
dwc_kingdom_added  i203676
99.915
dwc_phylum_added  i203676
99.915
dwc_order_added  i203670
99.912
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i200920
98.563
dwc_country_replaced  i195117
95.716
geopoint_datum_missing  i188861
92.647
dwc_datasetid_added  i80465
39.473
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i80465
39.473
dwc_taxonid_added  i80465
39.473
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i80465
39.473
dwc_taxonrank_added  i80465
39.473
gbif_canonicalname_added  i80465
39.473
gbif_genericname_added  i80465
39.473
gbif_taxon_corrected  i80465
39.473
dwc_genus_added  i80352
39.417
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i80338
39.41
gbif_reference_added  i80328
39.405
gbif_vernacularname_added  i79966
39.228
dwc_specificepithet_added  i78672
38.593
dwc_multimedia_added  i63750
31.273
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i46866
22.99
rev_geocode_eez  i15133
7.424
taxon_match_failed  i10351
5.078
geopoint_low_precision  i8697
4.266
dwc_continent_replaced  i1568
0.769
dwc_family_replaced  i330
0.162
rev_geocode_mismatch  i262
0.129
dwc_continent_added  i201
0.099
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i178
0.087
rev_geocode_failure  i70
0.034
dwc_family_added  i21
0.01
geopoint_0_coord  i11
0.005
geopoint_similar_coord  i11
0.005
rev_geocode_corrected  i9
0.004
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i6
0.003
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i3
0.001
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i1
0
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i1
0
geopoint_bounds  i1
0
geopoint_pre_flip  i1
0
rev_geocode_both_sign  i1
0
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i1
0
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0
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