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SUI Vertebrate Collection

Specimen Records: 14,865
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2016-11-17

Ornithology: More than 31,000 birds (study skins or mounted), eggs, and nests. In 2015-2017 we are reorganizing and rehousing the entire collection under a National Science Foundation CSBR grant. Mammalogy: More than 5,000 study skins, skulls, skeletons, fluid-preserved specimens, and mounted specimens. Our collection includes specimens collected by John Bowles which were transferred from Central College. Other vertebrates: A small number of reptiles, fish, and amphibians.

Contacts

Name Cindy Opitz
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcindy-opitz@uiowa.edu
Name Cindy Opitz
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcindy-opitz@uiowa.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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99.152
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i14739
99.152
dwc_taxonid_added  i14739
99.152
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i14739
99.152
gbif_canonicalname_added  i14739
99.152
gbif_genericname_added  i14739
99.152
gbif_taxon_corrected  i14739
99.152
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i14714
98.984
gbif_vernacularname_added  i14712
98.971
gbif_reference_added  i14421
97.013
dwc_multimedia_added  i14259
95.923
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i13910
93.576
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i9048
60.868
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i4175
28.086
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i830
5.584
dwc_genus_replaced  i740
4.978
taxon_match_failed  i581
3.909
dwc_family_replaced  i266
1.789
dwc_continent_replaced  i221
1.487
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i107
0.72
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i70
0.471
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i47
0.316
dwc_kingdom_added  i28
0.188
dwc_phylum_added  i27
0.182
dwc_order_replaced  i6
0.04
dwc_continent_added  i4
0.027
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i4
0.027
dwc_class_added  i3
0.02
dwc_class_replaced  i3
0.02
dwc_genus_added  i3
0.02
dwc_family_added  i2
0.013
dwc_order_added  i2
0.013
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