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Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., South West Africa & Bechuanalad 1952, field catalog - mammals, #1755 - 2776  Search this
Collection name:
Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Date Range:
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The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals, July - December, 1952. Entries include specimen number (1755 - 2776), USNM catalog number (non sequential), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of country, province, geological landmark, sometimes elevation and latitude and longitude), date, 4 measurements, and notes. Notes includes a combination of information about habitat and vegetation, specimen preparation, location, and specimen characteristics. Locations are in South West Africa [Namibia] and and Bechuanaland [Botswana].
Mammalogy  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
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.
See more records from this collection:
Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
See more records associated with this person:
Handley, Charles O. (Charles Overton), 1924-2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project