Cyndy Parr

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "O'Reilly Animal Covers":

    Hey Chris, if you make me a manager (go to my profile and select "Make a manager") I'll help build this out.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on an older version of Green:

    Hey Matt, CNN used this image in their story about EOL on their Schools of Thought blog

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Rapid Response team":

    Valter, not sure that is a problem -- we have at least two different views for that taxon so the image should show up on both. ITIS considers it to be Muscari comosum while Catalogue of Life considers it to be Leopoldia comosa. Each refers to the other name as a synonym. At the moment we favor COL as the default name on the basic page.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on an older version of Sphyrapicus varius:

    I've trusted it again. Are there other tags that are missing, Tanya? Let's see if we can get those into the Description.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Fascinating textures":

    This collection is going to be amazing when we can show it as an image thumbnail gallery.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Rapid Response team":

    Valter, there are a *lot* of duplicate Pyrus communis pages, but there are also a lot of varieties, hybrids, etc. We'll see what we can do to clean it up.

    over 2 years ago • edited: over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Jennifer Hammock":

    Hy Jen if you get a chance you might go through the "MOST WANTED" collections and remove the ones that have gotten images!

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "My Contributions to EOL":

    Quite a beautiful set of contributions! Thanks for sharing your photography with the EOL community.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Help needed":

    Then if you group them into their own collections you can use the collection description to say what you think is needed (then you don't have to put it with each item).


    Do you need help moving them to a new collection?

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Help needed":

    Sam, I think that because there are so many Ocean Hall pages that need help, you should move them to their own collection and then add that collection to the Help Needed group. You could even make more than one collection: Ocean Hall pages that need images, Ocean Hall pages that need text, Ocean Hall pages that need both text and images. Or something like that.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Key":

    As this is a key, I wonder if it belongs under identification resources, though because there is a lot of morphological detail I wonder if it goes under Morphology. It doesn't really go under Comprehensive Description becuase it doesn't cover broad aspects of biology.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on an older version of Diagnosis:

    the font on this is very small -- that's kind of strange...

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Taxon images":

    Probably mismapped or broken.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Taxon images":

    Something is wrong here because this object is titled "Taxon images" but all it has in it is the genus name. Is this supposed to be a link?

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on an older version of Text:

    We need more than this for a brief summary.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Hallucigenia":

    This one has an empty map from GBIF.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on Cyndy Parr's newsfeed:

    Sam, just a note that says "Needs a brief summary" "Needs a lot of work," or "Just needs an image" or something. There are many projects going into Help Needed and they have different goals.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Catherine Sutera":

    Samantha, if you add things to the "Help needed" collection it would be useful to include an annotation about what kind of help they need. Because there are so many that need images, I'd make a separate collection for those so that you can simply include in the collection description "These all need images."

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Recently Discovered Species":

    This is a duplicate collection, now being managed by eoleducation. You probably should delete all the items, then delete the collection, to avoid confusion.

    over 2 years ago

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    Cyndy Parr commented on "Rob Mutch":

    Robert, as Bob suggested, please do apply to be an assistant curator!

    over 2 years ago