Field notes, September 29, 1906 - August 4, 1907 : volume 4, January 12 - March 15, 1907, trip to Currimao de Solomque, and notes from Nagportian, Laoag, and Currimao

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Abstract

This field book is volume 4 of 6 volumes. This volume contains notes from a trip to Currimao de Solomque and notes from several locations on Luzon Island's Ilocos Norte province in the Philippines Mearns kept on birds and mammals observed and collected from 1 January to 15 March 1907. The volume begins with diary like notes. Specimen lists start on page 71. Collector numbers include 6352 to 6399 (mammals) and 14677 to 15057 (birds). Mammal notes include measurements. Localities include Nagpartian, Dingras, Laoag, Currimao, Vintar Lake, San Miguel, and Paoay. Also included: “Species new to my collection”, including some reptiles listed, page 83; “Specimens collected to March 7, 1907” page 128.

Date Range

1907

Start Date

Jan 12, 1907

End Date

Mar 15, 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

  • San Miguel
  • Paoay
  • Dingras
  • Philippines
  • Vintar
  • Nagpartian
  • Laoag
  • Currimao

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