Specimen catalog, September 1969 to January 1970

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Creator

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey

Abstract

Specimen catalog from the Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey, 19 September 1969 to 27 January 1970. Bird specimens were collected in Egypt. PMS numbers 8300 to 9003 are included. Each data sheet records age, sex, preparation, name, locality, date, collector, number, weight, fat, preparator, iris, bill, feet, skull, repr. anatomy, breeding data, molt, measurements, ecol. notes, stomach contents, parasites, blood, related specimens, and remarks. Localities include Bahig (Matruh), Damietta [Dumyāţ], Ikingi-Maryut, Burg El Arab [Burj al 'Arab], Mersa Matruh, Abu Rawash [Abū Rawwāsh], and others.

Date Range

1969-1970

Start Date

Sep 19, 1969

End Date

Jan 27, 1970

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

  • Dumyāţ
  • Egypt
  • Burj al 'Arab
  • Ikingi Maryut
  • Abū Rawwāsh
  • Marsā Matrūh
  • Bahīj

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 6