Field notes, September 29, 1906 - August 4, 1907 : volume 3, December 21, 1906 - January 5, 1907, Baguio trip with General Wood

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Abstract

This field book is volume 3 of 6 volumes. This volume contains notes Mearns took on birds and mammals seen and collected from 21 December 1906 to 5 January 1907 in Baguio trip (with General Wood), and birds seen on the island of Luzon, Benquet Province, 24 December 1906 to 4 January 1907 in the Philippines. Collector numbers include 14597 to 15341(birds); 6351 and 6400 to 6434 (mammals). Measurements for specimens are included. Localities include but are not limited to Baguio, Island of Luzon, and Trinidad Lake (Benguet). "Description of nest and eggs of Cephalophoneus hasutus" is included on page 30.

Date Range

1906-1907

Start Date

Dec 21, 1906

End Date

Jan 05, 1907

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

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Baguio
  • Philippines
  • Luzon

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

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 11 (SIA Box 18) Folder 1