J. W. LeDuc, 100 - 3751, 27 September 1967 - 29 May 1969 catalog

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Creator

LeDuc, James W.

Abstract

The field catalog documents the specimen collecting of J. W. LeDuc for the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, September 27, 1697 - May 29, 1969. Pages are numbered (1 - 81; 1 - 123). Specimens are organized by date and locality (combination of country, region, distance from, and latitude and longitude). Catalog lists collector number (100 - 3346), sex, type, USNM catalog number, measurements (4 types), and weight. Also includes counts of types of specimens collected per locality; these include totals and date ranges. Locations include Ghana, Dahomey [Benin], Togo, Ivory Coast [Côte d'Ivoire].

Date Range

1967-1969

Start Date

Sep 27, 1967

End Date

May 29, 1969

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
  • Herpetology

Place

  • Ghana
  • Benin
  • Togo
  • Côte d'Ivoire

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-444

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, 1961 - 1972

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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