Paradiso, J. L., New Jersey, Virginia, April 1956 - May 1956

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The field catalog documents the mammals collected by J. L. Paradiso in New Jersey and Virginia, April 10 - May 1956. Entries cover specimen numbers (19 - 91), a few USNM catalog numbers (non consecutive), sex, name (scientific), locality (state, landmarks including refuges or structures, and geological landmarks), date, measurements (4 types), and remarks. Remarks include quantity of embryos and additional measurements. A portion of the notebook is blank. Locations include Back Bay Refuge, Assateague Island, Virginia; Belleplain, Brigantine Wildlife Refuge, New Jersey.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 10, 1956

End Date

Apr 30, 1956

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.




  • Brigantine National Wildlife Refuge
  • United States
  • Assateague Island
  • Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge
  • Virginia
  • Belleplain
  • New Jersey


  • 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