McIntyre, T. J. - catalog and field notes

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Abstract

The field catalog and notes document the mammal and reptile collecting of T. J. McIntyre in Viet Nam, 1965 - 1966. The entries are headed with location (combination of landmarks (includes US military camps), region, nation) and date. They cover specimen number (314 - 728), sex, type, 4 measurements, weight, measurements and characteristics of sexual organs and presence of embryos, sometimes USNM catalog number or specimen preparation. Includes species notes listed by scientific name, location and date, and McIntyre's collector number (TJM###). They cover descriptions of the specimens of the related genus collected, vegetation, habitat, specimen preparation, trapping method (type, bait), presence of ectoparasites, results of autopsy. There are sketches of specimen anatomy and collecting sites. Locations include but not limited to Da Nang and Mt. Sontra [Sơn Trà].|There is a note from D. M. Cochran about McIntyre, Lowery and Ryan's specimens cataloged USNM catalog #163631 - 163988.

Date Range

1965-1966

Start Date

1965

End Date

1966

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

  • Herpetology
  • Mammalogy

Place

  • Viet Nam
  • Sơn Trà

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-403

Collection name

Thomas J. McIntyre Field Book, Division of Mammals, 1965 - 1966

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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