Index list of birds collected on the Malindang expedition, May 9 - June 11, 1906

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Typed index list of birds Mearns collected on the Malindang expedition from 9 May to 11 June 1906 in the Philippines. The first sheet includes a list of 77 species that are accompanied by associated collector numbers and sex information. Determinations are included. Subsequent sheets list localities (with altitudes) and dates, under which collections made at those times and locations are listed. Localities include but are not limited to "Catagan" (in Mindanao), the Summit of "Mount Bliss" (Mindanao), Mount Malindanga (Mindanao), and "Malabug River" in Catagan. A copy without corrections is also included.

Date Range

1906

Start Date

May 09, 1906

End Date

Jun 11, 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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Philippines
  • Mindanao
  • 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 12 (SIA Box 19) Folder 4