McMurray, Frank B., Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oklahoma, August 1937 - February 1946

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Creator

McMurray, Frank B.

Alternate Title

Field catalog, Frank B McMurray, nos. 11 - 896

Abstract

The field catalog documents the mammals collected by Frank B. McMurray in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oklahoma, August 3, 1937 - February 8, 1946. Entries cover some USNM catalog numbers (non consecutive), specimen numbers (11 - 896), sex, name (scientific), locality (state, county, national forest or refuge), date, measurements (total length, tail vertebrae, hind foot, ear, weight), and remarks. Remarks include a combination of specimen condition, health, additional location information (including distance from landmarks), habitat and vegetation, quantity of embryos, and collector. Includes multiple catalogs bound together.

Date Range

1937-1946

Start Date

Aug 03, 1937

End Date

Feb 08, 1946

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • California
  • United States
  • Oklahoma
  • Arizona
  • New Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-443

Collection name

Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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