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Creator

Moore, Alvin L.

Abstract

The field catalog documents the mammal specimens collected by A. L. Moore for the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, January 16 - February 19, 1964. Entries are dated and headed with locality (combination of country, region, town, geological landmark, distance from, sometimes notes on terrain / habitat or latitude and longitude). Entries include specimen number (75 - 96), name, USNM catalog number, and 4 measurements. Additional information sometimes includes specimen condition, specimen preparation, additional measurements, and weight. Locations are in Mozambique, South Africa, and Bechuanaland Protectorate [Botswana].

Date Range

1964

Start Date

Jan 16, 1964

End Date

Feb 19, 1964

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

  • Mozambique
  • Botswana
  • South Africa

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