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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Four page list of bird names in Filippino languages. Three pages contain bird names in the language of the Moro from Basilan during a 26 January to 4 February 1906 mapping trip to Basilan. The first page contains the scientific names, collector number (13892 to 13930 included), and Moro name. Subsequent pages do not have collector numbers. The last page contains names in "Tagalo" and the language of the Filippinos of Samar.

Date Range

1906

Start Date

Jan 26, 1906

End Date

Feb 04, 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

Philippines--Languages

Place

  • Philippines
  • Basilan

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 16 (SIA Box 23) Folder 13