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Vertebrate Zoology Division - Ornithology, Yale Peabody Museum

Latest version published by Yale University Peabody Museum on May 6, 2021 Yale University Peabody Museum

The bird collection in the Yale Peabody Museum's Division of Vertebrate Zoology is among the most comprehensive in North America, with international and historic significance in several areas. The Division's affiliated William Robertson Coe Ornithology Library has an extensive nonlending research and teaching collection of books and journals.

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 151,648 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)
    151648
  • Multimedia 
    32231

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

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Data as a DwC-A file download 151,648 records in English (39 MB) - Update frequency: daily
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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.

GBIF Registration

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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:

Kristof Zyskowski
Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Yale Peabody Museum 170 Whitney Avenue 06511 New Haven CT US 203-432-9821
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
Head, Computter Systems Office
Yale Peabody Museum 170 Whitney Avenue 06511 New Haven CT US 203-432-9892
http://www.peabody.yale.edu

Geographic Coverage

worldwide

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

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 854cf79e-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a
http://ipt.peabody.yale.edu/ipt/resource?r=ipt_vz_orn