Abbott, William Louis, Southeastern Borneo, 1908-1909

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The field catalog documents William Louis Abbott's field work in southwestern Borneo, November 24, 1908 - April 19, 1909. It includes collectors numbers (6251 - 6386), specimen (USNM catalog) numbers (154276 - 154368), sex, type, location, and date. Some include remarks about specimen preparation, environment, or collector. Includes a hand drawn map of East Borneo and Strait of Makassar [Selta Makasar]. Locations include Arends islands [Pulau Keramian] and Balik Papan Bay [Balikpapan], Indonesia.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 24, 1908

End Date

Apr 19, 1909

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.




  • Borneo
  • Balikpapan
  • Makasar, Selat
  • Indonesia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-156

Collection name

Division of Mammals Collection, William Louis Abbott Field books, 1891-1915

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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