Fosberg, Francis Raymond, Marshall Islands, 1952

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Creator

Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993

Abstract

The specimen list documents Francis Fosberg's collecting in Marshall Islands, 1952. Details include field number, type of animal, date, number of specimens, locality, and atoll ecological data. This includes weather, vegetation and habitat information. USNM catalog numbers include 294980 - 294982. Locations include but are not limited to Bikar Islet, Sibylla Islet, and Pokak Island. Includes the collecting of Rattus.

Date Range

1952

Start Date

1952

End Date

1952

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.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • Bikar
  • Taongi Atoll
  • Marshall Islands
  • Sibylla

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-112

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Francis Raymond Fosberg papers, 1952

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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