Notes on the mammals of Yellowstone National Park, 1903

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Abstract

Notes on the mammals of Yellowstone National Park, from approximately April 1902 to February 1903. Mearns often includes altitudes, localities, quantity, and a description of what the specimen was doing when observed. Localities include but are not limited to Gardiner River, Sepulcher Mountain, Gardiner Canyon, Mammoth Hot Springs, Upper and Lower Geyser Basin, and Elk Park. Includes specimen list of Sorex and Neosorex, collector numbers 5320 to 5370. One photograph of unidentified felids.

Date Range

1902-1903

Start Date

Mar 31, 1902

End Date

Jan 31, 1903

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Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Gardiner River
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Mammoth Hot Springs
  • Minnesota
  • Gardner Canyon

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 6