Field notes and lists of birds, mammals, and reptiles from the Mt. Malindang expedition

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

This field book contains lists of birds, mammals, and reptiles Mearns and colleagues collected or observed from the Mt. Malindang Expedition in the Philippines and other notes from this trip from May to August 1906. Collector numbers 14095 to 14279 (birds) and 6124 to 6198 (mammals) are included. Also included is the following: a list of personnel of the Mt. Malindang Expedition; notes from July and August 1906; and special itinerary notes for 11 - 13 June 1906; list of fresh water crabs; "“Moro jim (=Tibog) says the Zamboanga Moros belong to the Sam’-ah trbe, bird names (Malindang collection)”; and birds collected by Robert Schroder and James L. Wood. Localities include "Mt. Bliss", Mt. Malindang, "Mt. Williams", and Mt. Libo (Mount Libo Libo).

Date Range

1906

Start Date

Apr 30, 1906

End Date

Jul 31, 1906

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Mammalogy
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Philippines
  • Libo Libo, Mount
  • Malindang, Mount

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 10 (SIA Box 17) Folder 22