Division of Mammals Collection, Joseph Beal Steere, Brazil, Notes and catalog, 1901

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These two notebooks document Joseph Beal Steere's collecting activities for the United States National Museum in 1901 while in Brazil. Locations include Manaus, Muana, Marajo [Ilha de Marajo], and Purus River.

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  • Mammalia
  • Animalia
  • Mammals


  • Ilha de Marajó
  • Brazil
  • Manaus
  • Muaná
  • Purus River


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-164


1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals