Specimen catalog, March - August 1971

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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, 26 March to 9 August 1971. Bird specimens were collected in Egypt. PMS numbers 12003 to 12730 (although numbers 12729 and 12730 have been crossed out) 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), Ikyad (Zagazia Gov.), Abu Rawash [Abū Rawwāsh], and possibly others.

Date Range

1971

Start Date

Mar 26, 1971

End Date

Aug 09, 1971

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

  • Egypt
  • Abū Rawwāsh
  • Az Zaqāzīq
  • 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 8