1938 N. G. Exp. May 21, 1938-May 8, 1939 (Book, 1938) [WorldCat.org]
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1938 N. G. Exp. May 21, 1938-May 8, 1939
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1938 N. G. Exp. May 21, 1938-May 8, 1939

Author: William Bebb Richardson; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.
Publisher: [1938-1939]
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Specimen lists and notes for mammals collected during the 3rd Archbold Expedition to New Guinea between May 21, 1938 and May 8, 1939. Information includes specimen numbers and type, sex and measurements, locations and elevations, and general notes about collecting procedure. When noted, material was collected and prepared by other members of the party, including Richard Archbold and Richardson's assistant Marcus.
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Genre/Form: field notes
Field notes
Notes d'observations
Named Person: William Bebb Richardson
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Bebb Richardson; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.
OCLC Number: 959386324
Notes: Handwritten and typewritten notes collected in spring-clasped binder.
Cataloged through a 2015 Leon Levy Foundation Archives grant.
Digitized through the 2016 CLIR Biodiversity Heritage Library Field Notes Project.
Description: [vii], 111 leaves : illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: 1938 New Guinea Expedition.
Archbold + Richardson, 1938-39 Irian Jaya Exp.
Responsibility: William B. Richardson.

Abstract:

Specimen lists and notes for mammals collected during the 3rd Archbold Expedition to New Guinea between May 21, 1938 and May 8, 1939. Information includes specimen numbers and type, sex and measurements, locations and elevations, and general notes about collecting procedure. When noted, material was collected and prepared by other members of the party, including Richard Archbold and Richardson's assistant Marcus. Locations noted include Sentani Lake, Hollandia, Lake Habbema, the Baliem Valley, Mt. Wilhelmina and the Idenburg River. In addition to specimen catalogs, the compiled data in this volume also includes lists of specimens missing and not in the catalog. Richardson was an American mammalogist from California and mammalogist for the 3rd Archbold Expedition to New Guinea.

Field specimen numbers 4000 to 8042.

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