Deignan, Herbert Girton, Siam, 1935-1937

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Herbert Girton Deignan worked in Siam [Thailand], April 27, 1935 - December 5, 1937. His field catalog details specimen number, sex, type of animal (common name), locality, dated collected, USNM cataloger number (260616 - 267271), and measurements (TL, T, HF). Some include additional comments about condition of specimen, elevation, or information about when collected. Locations include Khao Sabat, Chieng Mei [Chiang Mai], Doi Angka [Doi Inthanon], and Doi Pu Kha [Phrathat Doi Phu Kha].

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 27, 1935

End Date

Dec 05, 1937

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.




  • Chiang Mai, Changwat
  • Inthanon, Doi
  • Sabat, Khao
  • Thailand
  • Doi Phu Khao, Phrathat


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-236

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Herbert Girton Deignan Field Notes, Siam 1935-1937

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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