Field catalog, Venezuela, 1944-1949, vol 1

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Creator

Smith, Foster D.

Abstract

This field book is volume 1 of a bird specimen catalog by Foster D. Smith, documenting his field work in Venezuela from 1944-1946. Dated entries may include such information as common name, locality, sex, terrain at collection site, stomach contents, and physical coloration and description. Collection numbers range from 1-135.

Date Range

1944-1946

Start Date

Jun 18, 1944

End Date

May 25, 1946

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

Venezuela

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-472

Collection name

Foster D. Smith Field Books from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 29