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SDNHM Birds Collection

Specimen Records: 49,262
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The San Diego Natural History Museum Birds Collection has grown into a major resource on bird species of western North America, including Baja California. Its taxonomic coverage includes 90% of the world's bird families, a coverage extended by the museum's status as a repository for specimens from the San Diego Zoo. The department produced the San Diego County Bird Atlas (http://www.sdnhm.org/science/birds-and-mammals/projects/san-diego-county-bird-atlas/), published in 2004 and based on field work from March 1997 through February 2002.

Contacts

Name Philip Unitt
RoleCurator
Emailbirds@sdnhm.org
Name Philip Unitt
RoleCurator
Emailbirds@sdnhm.org
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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  i48935
99.336
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i48935
99.336
dwc_taxonid_added  i48935
99.336
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i48935
99.336
gbif_canonicalname_added  i48935
99.336
gbif_genericname_added  i48935
99.336
gbif_taxon_corrected  i48935
99.336
gbif_vernacularname_added  i48856
99.176
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i48727
98.914
gbif_reference_added  i48475
98.402
dwc_multimedia_added  i47915
97.266
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i44640
90.618
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i37829
76.791
geopoint_datum_error  i36879
74.863
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i15522
31.509
rev_geocode_eez  i3839
7.793
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i2394
4.86
geopoint_low_precision  i1946
3.95
dwc_genus_replaced  i1858
3.772
taxon_match_failed  i1015
2.06
dwc_family_replaced  i747
1.516
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i174
0.353
dwc_order_replaced  i131
0.266
rev_geocode_mismatch  i114
0.231
rev_geocode_failure  i33
0.067
dwc_continent_replaced  i30
0.061
rev_geocode_corrected  i16
0.032
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i16
0.032
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i14
0.028
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i10
0.02
geopoint_0_coord  i10
0.02
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i9
0.018
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i4
0.008
dwc_class_replaced  i3
0.006
dwc_phylum_replaced  i3
0.006
datecollected_bounds  i1
0.002
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