Neal bugs 1963 - 64

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The notebook documents ectoparasites collected from mammals by various collectors, 1963 - 1965. The notebook lists date; collector number (i.e. HWS3890); quantity of of fleas, mites, ticks, lice; and other. Other includes remarks about quantity of any other observed insects, tissues collected, and size. Includes the field catalog for Neal 1963 -1965 (Iran); A. R. Hardy 1964 - 1965 (Mozambique and Bechuanaland [Botswana]); and J. C. Geest 1966. Hardy's notes include genus of the host and location information including country, district, town and distance from. Neal's first name is not identified; Maybe John W. Neal.

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  • Entomology
  • Mammalogy
  • Mammals--Parasites


  • Mozambique
  • Iran
  • Botswana


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-444

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, 1961 - 1972

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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