Handley - Mt. Lake, Belem, Gothic 1966 - 1972, #13640 - 14172

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Abstract

The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in the United States and Brazil, 1966 -1972. Entries cover specimen number (13640 - 14172), sometimes USNM catalog number, sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of state, county, distance from, town, elevation, sometimes landmarks), date, 4 measurements, notes, and specimen preparation. Notes include a combination of additional information including weight, location, specimen characteristics (appearance, colors, parts of anatomy including sexual organs), measurements, and collectors other than Handley. Locations include Colorado (Gothic), Virginia (Mt. Lake in Giles county) in the United States; Belém, Brazil.

Date Range

1966-1972

Start Date

1966

End Date

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

  • Giles
  • United States
  • Colorado
  • Brazil
  • Belém
  • Gothic
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-448

Collection name

Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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