Merriam, C. Hart, Bat Book, 1883 - ca. 1885

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Creator

Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942

Abstract

The catalog documents bat specimens collected by C. Hart Merriam, 1883-1885. The list includes field number, locality, sex, nature of specimen, 13 types of measurements, weight, collector, date, and remarks (usually describing habitat). Other collectors are listed, but usually only with initials. Locations include Hamilton county, Locust Grove, Sing Sing, New York; Georgetown, North Carolina.

Date Range

1883-1885

Start Date

1883

End Date

1885

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

  • United States
  • New York
  • Hamilton
  • Locust Grove
  • North Carolina
  • Sing Sing

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-264

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, C. Hart Merriam Field Notes, 1883-1889

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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