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Entomological collections, UiB

Specimen Records: 129,769
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-09-25

The Entomological collections contain research material of all extant terrestrial and aquatic arthropod groups except crustaceans:Hexapoda, Myriopoda, Tardigrada, Arachnoidea and Cheliceratea. More than 430 000 needle mounted insects have been identified with genus or species names and an additional number identified to family level. Moreover, the collection contains about 42,000 tubes with ethanol-fixed insects identified to genus or species level, and 29,000 slides (mainly aphids and chironomids). Of other terrestrial arthropods we have more than 15,000 tubes with ethanol-fixed material of spiders determined to species or genus. In addition, we have more than 1200 dried galls and mines. The bulk of the material is from the last 70-80 years and is available for loan to other scientific institutions for the purpose of scientific studies. Other persons must make arrangement with a local institution that may be willing to take responsibility for the loan.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailgbif-drift@nhm.uio.no
Name Christian Svindseth
Rolenone
Emailchristian.svindseth@nhm.uio.no
Name Bjarte Jordal
Rolenone
Emailbjarte.jordal@zmb.uib.no
  • 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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99.749
dwc_continent_replaced  i129342
99.671
geopoint_datum_missing  i127546
98.287
dwc_datasetid_added  i124489
95.931
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95.931
dwc_taxonid_added  i124489
95.931
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i124489
95.931
dwc_taxonrank_added  i124489
95.931
gbif_canonicalname_added  i124489
95.931
gbif_genericname_added  i124489
95.931
gbif_taxon_corrected  i124489
95.931
dwc_specificepithet_added  i110545
85.186
gbif_reference_added  i99184
76.431
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i95994
73.973
dwc_multimedia_added  i95837
73.852
gbif_vernacularname_added  i93203
71.822
geopoint_low_precision  i33397
25.736
rev_geocode_eez  i25778
19.865
taxon_match_failed  i19914
15.346
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i12990
10.01
dwc_genus_replaced  i5145
3.965
dwc_family_replaced  i2620
2.019
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i2341
1.804
rev_geocode_mismatch  i1183
0.912
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i84
0.065
dwc_order_replaced  i70
0.054
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0.022
dwc_class_replaced  i26
0.02
dwc_phylum_replaced  i23
0.018
dwc_class_added  i22
0.017
dwc_family_added  i22
0.017
dwc_genus_added  i22
0.017
dwc_kingdom_added  i22
0.017
dwc_order_added  i22
0.017
dwc_phylum_added  i22
0.017
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i7
0.005
datecollected_bounds  i6
0.005
rev_geocode_corrected  i2
0.002
dwc_continent_added  i1
0.001
dwc_country_replaced  i1
0.001
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_failure  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_flip  i1
0.001
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i1
0.001
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