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Invertebrate Zoology Division, Yale Peabody Museum

Latest version published by Yale University Peabody Museum on Jul 23, 2019 Yale University Peabody Museum

Primary strengths of the Division of Invertebrate Zoology include large holdings of Western Atlantic invertebrates represented not only by recently acquired specimens, but also by a strong historical component dating to the late 1800s, totaling approximately 3 million individuals, thousands of which are the type specimens of species new to science.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 142,274 records. 1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    142274
  • Multimedia 
    44369

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 142,274 records in English (30 MB) - Update frequency: daily
Metadata as an EML file download in English (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 KB)

Versions

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Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Yale University Peabody Museum. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

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Keywords

Occurrence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Larry Gall
Head, Computer Systems Office
Yale Peabody Museum 170 Whitney Avenue 06511 New Haven CT US 203-432-9892
http://www.peabody.yale.edu

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Eric Lazo-Wasem
Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Yale Peabody Museum 170 Whitney Avenue 06511 New Haven CT US 203-432-3784
http://www.peabody.yale.edu

Who filled in the metadata:

Larry Gall
Head, Computer Systems Office
Yale Peabody Museum 170 Whitney Avenue 06511 New Haven CT US 203-432-9892
http://www.peabody.yale.edu

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Larry Gall

Geographic Coverage

worldwide

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 854e35e6-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a
http://ipt.peabody.yale.edu/ipt/resource?r=ipt_iz