Arctonetta fischeri, 3 color drawings

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Abstract

The folder contains 3 color illustrations of species Arctonetta fisheri. One color illustration of a specimen collected in St. Michael's, Alaska, on June 18, 1878, by E. W. Nelson, includes notes about iris color and words in an unidentified language. Two color illustrations include attached black-and-white sketches, likely for publication. The illustrations include other details about iris color, possible specimen number, and names and locations.

Date Range

1839, 1849-1851, 1855-1987

Start Date

1839

End Date

1987

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Saint Michael
  • Alaska

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007215

Collection name

Collected Notes, Lists, and Catalogs on Birds, 1839, 1849-1851, 1855-1987

Physical Description

3 illustrations

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 6 Folder 13