Bryant, Owen and Palmer, William, Java, 1909-1910

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The field catalogs document collecting in Java, March 2, 1909 - May 1910. The first catalog covers mammals collected March 2, 1909 - July 15, 1909, by Own Bryant and William Palmer, and records USNM catalog number (154879 - 155242), specimen number, sex, age, location, dates, and notes including measurements. Pages are numbered. Specimens include rodents and bats. Locations include S.S. Lai Sang, Buitenzorg [Bogor], and Depok. The second field catalog covers specimens of July 16, 1909 - February 20, 1910, and covers accession numbers 50773 - 51791. Data recorded includes USNM catalog numbers 155260 - 172501 and same information in the first notebook. Locations include Palabochan, Buitenzorg. The third field catalog covers mammals collected March 18, 1910 - May, 1910. Data includes USNM catalog number 156363 - 156385, specimen number, sex, type, location, and date. Some include notes about specimens or habitat. Locations includes Bantan.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 02, 1909

End Date

Apr 30, 1910

Access Information

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  • Jawa
  • Depok
  • Bantan
  • Bogor
  • Indonesia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-226

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Owen Bryant and William Palmer Field Books, 1909-1910

Physical Description

3 field books

Physical Location

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