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Entomological collections, UiB

Specimen Records: 137,629
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2018-07-13

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
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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
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99.762
dwc_continent_replaced  i137200
99.688
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98.306
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94.558
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94.558
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94.558
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94.558
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94.558
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94.558
gbif_genericname_added  i130139
94.558
gbif_taxon_corrected  i130139
94.558
dwc_specificepithet_added  i103563
75.248
gbif_reference_added  i101047
73.42
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i98608
71.648
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71.411
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69.1
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49.02
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24.64
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21.177
rev_geocode_eez  i27692
20.121
dwc_genus_replaced  i5555
4.036
dwc_family_replaced  i1968
1.43
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i1379
1.002
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0.875
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0.501
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0.248
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0.089
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0.042
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0.025
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0.017
dwc_family_added  i24
0.017
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0.017
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0.017
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0.017
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0.017
datecollected_bounds  i7
0.005
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i5
0.004
dwc_class_replaced  i2
0.001
rev_geocode_corrected  i2
0.001
dwc_continent_added  i1
0.001
dwc_country_replaced  i1
0.001
geopoint_bounds  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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