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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
dwc_datasetid_added  i14283
96.085
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i14283
96.085
dwc_taxonid_added  i14283
96.085
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i14283
96.085
gbif_canonicalname_added  i14283
96.085
gbif_genericname_added  i14283
96.085
gbif_taxon_corrected  i14283
96.085
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i14234
95.755
gbif_vernacularname_added  i14040
94.45
gbif_reference_added  i13976
94.02
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i13910
93.576
dwc_multimedia_added  i13846
93.145
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i9816
66.034
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i7005
47.124
taxon_match_failed  i1363
9.169
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i877
5.9
dwc_genus_replaced  i761
5.119
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i571
3.841
dwc_family_replaced  i267
1.796
dwc_continent_replaced  i221
1.487
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i120
0.807
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i107
0.72
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i41
0.276
dwc_class_replaced  i15
0.101
dwc_genus_added  i15
0.101
dwc_family_added  i14
0.094
dwc_order_added  i12
0.081
dwc_phylum_replaced  i12
0.081
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i6
0.04
dwc_continent_added  i4
0.027
dwc_kingdom_added  i4
0.027
dwc_order_replaced  i4
0.027
dwc_phylum_added  i4
0.027
dwc_class_added  i1
0.007
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