PMS skins, winter and fall 1966, 2

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Book of datasheets from the Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey, 20 November to 11 December 1966 in Egypt. PMS numbers 2601 to 2850 are included (2722 is missing). Recorded is the following information: species, pms number, date, id, locality, sex, dissection, age, skull, plumage, soft parts, other, detail, weight, fat, molt, head, body, tail, wings, details, source, method, disposition (skin, skeleton, alcohol, discarded, other), parasites, blood sample, banding recoveries, remarks. Localities include Bahig, Matruh Gov., Port Said, and Lake Manzala [Manzilah, Buhayrat].

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 20, 1966

End Date

Dec 11, 1966

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Egypt
  • Bahīj
  • Manzilah, Buhayrat al
  • Port Said


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-314

Collection name

Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey (PMS) field catalogs, 1966-1973

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 5