C. B. Robbins, D. A. Schlitter, 1972 Kenya

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The field book documents the mammal collecting of C. B. Robbins and D. A. Schlitter, documenting their work in Kenya, October 8 - November 5, 1972. Entries are written on preprinted sheets, listing sex, specimen preparation, name, locality (nation, state, landmark, latitude and longitude), date, collector, specimen number (5010 - 5077; 1771 - 1839), 4 measurements, weight, preparator, and USNM catalog number (non sequential). Locations include but are not limited to Olorgesailie Prehistoric Site, Horr Valley, Isiolo, and Voi.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 08, 1972

End Date

Nov 05, 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.




  • Voi
  • Isiolo
  • Olorgesailie
  • Kenya


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-457

Collection name

C. Brian Robbins & Duane A. Schlitter Field Catalog, Division of Mammals, 1972

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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