Field notes, Thailand, including brief visits to Philippines, Malaysia, and Singapore, 1965

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Abstract

This is a field journal and species account by Joe T. Marshall, detailing his field work with birds from January 3 - December 24, 1965. Dated journal entries detail accounts of observing and collecting birds in such areas as Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Information included are times, altitudes, weather conditions, terrain and forest descriptions, and bird lists with species. The pages are numbered 1-83. The following species account is organized by species and contains dates and specific localities, as well as accounts of different occasions of observing and collecting birds in Thailand. Altitudes and numbers of birds are recorded, and there are some bird sketches and mammal information as well. There is also a bird checklist with marks noting some species.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Jan 03, 1965

End Date

Dec 24, 1965

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

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Singapore
  • Philippines
  • Malaysia
  • Thailand

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-576

Collection name

Joe T. Marshall Field Notes, 1932-2001, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 57