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UTEP Plants (Arctos)

Specimen Records: 33,055
Media Records: 168
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-12-06

The Herbarium contains well over 82,000 catalogued plant specimens. Overall geographic content of the Herbarium is approximately as follows: Texas, 24%; New Mexico, 22%; other USA, 32%; Mexico, 7%; other world, 15%. Herbarium materials at UTEP that are of special interest include an extensive representation of the floras of the desert mountain ranges of southern New Mexico and western Texas partially from a thorough floral survey and inventory across an east-west transect running from the Guadalupe/Davis Mountains of Texas to the Chiricahua Mountains of Arizona; voucher samples of specimens from which nectar samples were collected for the nectar chemistry research of C. E. Freeman and W. H. Reid; a seed collection, representing more than 800 species of mostly Southwestern taxa with individual samples mounted on slides and cross-indexed to their source sheets in the main herbarium collection; a cryptogamic collection in excess of 650 specimens, predominately lichens and mosses from various areas in southwestern North America, with significant collections of local specimens used for baseline data in studies by R. D. Worthington and his students on air pollution effects in the El Paso/Ciudad Juarez area; a synoptic collection from White Sands National Monument, representing survey work performed by W. H. Reid during the early 1970's.

Contacts

Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.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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99.985
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88.731
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88.731
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88.731
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88.731
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88.731
gbif_canonicalname_added  i29330
88.731
gbif_genericname_added  i29330
88.731
gbif_taxon_corrected  i29330
88.731
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i28882
87.376
gbif_vernacularname_added  i26601
80.475
gbif_reference_added  i21777
65.881
dwc_multimedia_added  i20998
63.524
geopoint_datum_error  i14494
43.848
taxon_match_failed  i10626
32.146
dwc_order_replaced  i9746
29.484
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12.909
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12.854
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11.871
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9.527
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8.326
dwc_kingdom_added  i2234
6.758
dwc_family_replaced  i2115
6.398
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i1906
5.766
dwc_genus_replaced  i1667
5.043
dwc_class_replaced  i1440
4.356
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4.335
dwc_order_added  i1193
3.609
dwc_continent_replaced  i808
2.444
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i772
2.336
geopoint_datum_missing  i713
2.157
rev_geocode_mismatch  i531
1.606
rev_geocode_eez  i478
1.446
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i281
0.85
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0.321
rev_geocode_failure  i69
0.209
dwc_phylum_replaced  i66
0.2
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i54
0.163
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0.115
rev_geocode_flip  i35
0.106
dwc_genus_added  i33
0.1
dwc_specificepithet_added  i33
0.1
dwc_infraspecificepithet_replaced  i18
0.054
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i14
0.042
dwc_country_replaced  i6
0.018
dwc_kingdom_replaced  i1
0.003
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i1
0.003
rev_geocode_flip_lat_sign  i1
0.003
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i1
0.003
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