R. E. Vaden, 3691 - 4200, 11 June 1969 - 26 June 1969 catalog

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Abstract

The field catalog documents the mammal specimens collected by R. E. Vaden for the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, June 11 - June 26, 1969. Some pages are numbered (199 pages). Includes specimen lists, counts, and tables on temperature and humidity readings. Entries are headed with date and locality (country, region, distance from, latitude and longitude). Counts include type, quantity, and total. Temperature readings include date, humidity and temperature (at 7am, 7pm). specimen lists include specimen number, sex, name, locality, date, collector, 4 measurements, weight, sometimes USNM catalog number. Locations are in Upper Volta [Burkina Faso].

Date Range

1969

Start Date

Jun 11, 1969

End Date

Jun 26, 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

Place

Burkina Faso

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