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

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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.

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


  • 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