Wheeler, Ford, Japan, 1949

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Creator

Wilke, Ford

Abstract

These are field records of collected porpoise and pinniped in Japan by Ford Wheeler, 1949. Include preprinted sheets detailing series, number (23 - 36, 56 - 60), species, sex, date, locality (with latitude and longitude), circumstances and remarks (weather, temperature, collecting method), weight, and more than 19 types of measurements. There is a note at the bottom indicating the form is from US Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Wildlife Research. Sheets are numbered. Locations include Onahama, Ryori Island, and Esashi.

Date Range

1949

Start Date

1949

End Date

1949

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

  • Onahama
  • Japan

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-440

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Ford Wilke papers

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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