Arizona : list of plants, birds, and mammals collected by Sheldon, 1912

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Abstract

Notes within this item appear to be compiled from original field notes. This item contains the following: list of plants collected by Sheldon in the Grand Canyon, Arizona, November 1912; small mammals collected by Sheldon in Pinacate Region, 1915; stomach contents of birds from Pinacate Mountains collected by Sheldon and examined by Vernon Bailey and Edward Goldman, 20 April 1915; birds, mammals, and plants of Gila and Tule Mountains (currently Cabeza Prieta Mountains)and vicinity.

Date Range

1912, 1915

Start Date

1912

End Date

1915

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Pinacate Valley
  • Gila Mountains
  • United States
  • Cabeza Prieta Mountains
  • Arizona

Form/Genre

  • 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 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 47 Folder 4