Peterson, Norman E. - mammal catalog (1)

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The field catalog documents the mammal collecting of Norman E. Peterson in Colombia, February 7, 1970 - September 24, 1971 and documents his participation in the University of Wisconsin Antioquia Program. Entries cover specimen number (non sequential), locality (country, region, distance from), date, sex, type (scientific name), sometimes 4 measurements, weight, specimen preparation, as well as notes. Notes cover a combination of information about collector (other than Peterson), habitat, specimen characteristics, collecting method (i.e. live trap, sometimes net number), additional location information, and time of day. Locations include Antioquia.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 07, 1970

End Date

Sep 24, 1971

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.




  • Colombia
  • Antioquia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-208

Collection name

Norman E. Peterson Field Books, Division of Mammals, 1970 - 1971

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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