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Creator

  • Hoy, Charles M.
  • William Louis Abbott Australian Expedition (1919-1922)

Abstract

Specimen list of birds Hoy collected in Australia from 11 June 1919 to 9 November 1921 and in China from 30 January to 23 July 1923. Collector numbers 1-1113 are included. Hoy records sex, locality, date, and notes about locality or the specimen. Names are not included for most entries. When names are included, they are often genus level, sometimes with species, and sometimes are only common names. Australia localities include but are not limited to Glaucester and other areas of New South Wales, Port Lincoln and other areas of South Australia, Port Damian, and other areas of North Territory, and Queensland. China localities include "Chun San Island" in Yochow, Hunan [currently Yueyangon].

Date Range

1919-1923

Start Date

Jun 11, 1919

End Date

Nov 09, 1923

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

  • Yueyang
  • Queensland
  • Australia
  • Northern Territory
  • South Australia
  • China

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-304

Collection name

Charles M. Hoy Field Notes, 1919-1923, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 13