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UAZ Bird Collection

Specimen Records: 17,704
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The University of Arizona's Bird Collection containing over 18,000 cataloged specimens is the largest bird collection in the state. The Museum maintains a traditional study skin collection as well as a wing and tail, skeletal, and nest and egg collection. Originally begun in 1884 by Arizona resident Herbert Brown, the bird collection has seen periodic growth over time due to the efforts of some of the nation's best ornithologists. The Bird Collection remains dedicated to preserving the treasures of the region, while also promoting education and awareness to the public.

Contacts

Name George Bradley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailgbradley@email.arizona.edu
Name George Bradley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailgbradley@email.arizona.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
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98.712
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98.712
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98.712
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98.712
gbif_canonicalname_added  i17476
98.712
gbif_genericname_added  i17476
98.712
gbif_taxon_corrected  i17476
98.712
gbif_vernacularname_added  i17448
98.554
dwc_multimedia_added  i17215
97.238
gbif_reference_added  i17046
96.283
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i16763
94.685
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_replaced  i11029
62.297
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i10251
57.902
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23.537
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8.411
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5.818
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4.575
datecollected_bounds  i607
3.429
dwc_family_replaced  i393
2.22
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1.734
dwc_continent_replaced  i29
0.164
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i19
0.107
dwc_order_replaced  i10
0.056
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i5
0.028
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i3
0.017
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i3
0.017
dwc_continent_added  i1
0.006
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