Mexico, mammal and bird notes, 1897-1898

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This field book lists mammals and birds collected or observed in Rio Verde, La Tinaja (in San Luis Potosi), Amecameca (Jalisco), Valparaiso Mountains, Huauchinango, Metlaltoyuca, and Jaumave. Each list is annotated, sometimes containing notes on quantity, surrounding environment, and elevations, and other observations. Specimen numbers for mammals range from 10375- 12444; specimen numbers for birds range from 3787-5008. Specimen numbers are not consecutively listed.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 06, 1897

End Date

Jun 05, 1898

Access Information

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology


  • Amecameca
  • Río Verde
  • Jaumave
  • Valparaíso
  • Mexico
  • Metlaltoyuca
  • Huauchinango


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007364

Collection name

Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 26 Folder 9