Data on birds' nests and eggs collected on Mt. Apo, June - July 1904

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

This item contains a two page list of birds' nests and eggs Mearns collected mostly on Mount Apo, but also in Tagulaya and other localities, from 29 June to 15 July 1904. Range of collector numbers (of parents if eggs) are 13642 to 13691. Quantity of eggs collected is included, as well as some elevation information, and occasionally local name of the species.

Date Range

1904

Start Date

Jun 29, 1904

End Date

Jul 15, 1904

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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Philippines
  • Apo, Mount
  • Tagulaya

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 12 (SIA Box 19) Folder 1