NAMRU - 2, 1 - 2699, Indonesia field catalog

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Abstract

The field catalog documents field collecting of mammals by United States Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2 in Indonesia, April 18 1970 - May 3, 1972. Pages are numbered (1 - 134). Entries are headed with date and location (town, latitude and longitude, region, geological landmarks (i.e. Mt. Slamet Peak) country). Details include specimen number (1 - 2699), sex, type (genus), 4 measurements. Some include notes about specimen preparation, sometimes elevation. Some include species identification. Many of the specimens are bats and rodents. Locations are across Indonesia including across Java [Jawa].

Date Range

1970-1972

Start Date

Apr 18, 1970

End Date

May 03, 1972

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

  • Jawa
  • Indonesia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-450

Collection name

United States Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2 field catalogs, Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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