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Edgar A. Mearns with woman and child, standing on United States-Mexico Boundary, 1892

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Subject:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
United States National Museum
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Gelatin silver prints
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1892
Notes:
Also known as: RU7083_Box4_F2_Mearns01 [SPI_1678]
Summary:
Edgar A. Mearns with woman and child, probably wife Ella and son Louis di Zerega. From 1892 to 1894, Edgar Alexander Mearns served as a medical officer with the United States-Mexican Boundary Survey, for which he established a biological section for the collection of specimens of flora and fauna.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7083, Image #SIA2012-7705
Topic:
Botany
Medicine
Naturalists
Scientific expeditions
Zoology
Local number:
SIA RU007083 [SIA2012-7705]
Restrictions:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Fishes collected in the Philippine Islands by Maj. Edgar A. Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army

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Author:
Evermann, Barton Warren
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1906
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 31(1491): 505-512, 4 figs..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.31-1491.505
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

On a collection of fishes from the Philippine Islands, made by Maj. Edgar A.Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army, with descriptions of seven new species

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Author:
Seale, Alvin
Bean, Barton A.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1907
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 33(1568): 229-248, 8 figs..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.33-1568.229
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Notes on a collection of fishes made by Dr. Edgar A. Mearns from rivers tributary to the Gulf of California

view Notes on a collection of fishes made by Dr. Edgar A. Mearns from rivers tributary to the Gulf of California digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/14569/USNMP-49_2125_1915.pdf
Author:
Snyder, John Otterbein
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1915
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 49(2125): 573-586, 1 fig., 2 pls..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.49-2125.573
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas., Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
13 Sep 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
16 May 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Onagraceae
Published Name:
Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke
Barcode:
01361840
USNM Number:
670595
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, North America, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
25 Jul 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
16 May 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Onagraceae
Published Name:
Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke
Barcode:
01361837
USNM Number:
670596
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, North America, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
16 May 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Onagraceae
Published Name:
Chamaenerion angustifolium subsp. circumvagum (Mosquin) Moldenke
Barcode:
01361838
USNM Number:
670597
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Anthreptes malacensis cagayanensis

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Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Mearns. January 20, 1905. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington. 18: 6.
Place:
Cagayan Sulu Island, Tawi Tawi, Cagayan Sulu Islands, Philippines, Asia
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1904
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Aves Aves Passeriformes Passeriformes Nectariniidae Nectariniidae
Published Name:
Anthreptes malacensis cagayanensis
Anthreptes cagayanensis Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 13270
USNM Number:
191897
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
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Xyrauchen texanus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Preparation:
Dry Osteological Specimen
Specimen Notes
Prep Count:
1
1
Place:
No Data
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Part skull.
Record Last Modified:
9 Jun 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Catostomidae Catostominae
Published Name:
Xyrauchen texanus
USNM Number:
110128
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Apogon

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
1
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Apogonidae Apogoninae
Published Name:
Apogon
Accession Number:
046985
USNM Number:
57964
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Platax orbicularis

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Unknown
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Mar 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Ephippidae
Published Name:
Platax orbicularis
Accession Number:
046985
USNM Number:
58006
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Sphaeramia orbicularis

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
1
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Apogonidae Apogoninae
Published Name:
Sphaeramia orbicularis
Accession Number:
046985
USNM Number:
57954
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Upeneus sulphureus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
2 Feb 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Mullidae
Published Name:
Upeneus sulphureus
USNM Number:
89593
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Fishes
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Naso tuberosus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Jun 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Acanthuridae
Published Name:
Naso tuberosus
USNM Number:
58010
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Choerops zamboangae Seale & Bean

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Illustration
Prep Count:
1
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Seale, A. & Bean, B. A. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33 (1568): 236.
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
Published Name:
Choerops zamboangae Seale & Bean
USNM Number:
57846
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Callyodon latifasciatus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Illustration
Prep Count:
1
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Seale, A. & Bean, B. A. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33 (1568): 237, fig. 7.
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
219
Record Last Modified:
17 Aug 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Scaridae Scarinae
Published Name:
Callyodon latifasciatus
USNM Number:
57845
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Callyodon latifasciatus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Illustration
Prep Count:
1
Type Status:
Paratype
Type Citation:
Seale, A. & Bean, B. A. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33 (1568): 237, fig. 7.
Place:
Zamboanga, Philippines, Philippines, Pacific
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
17 Aug 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Scaridae Scarinae
Published Name:
Callyodon latifasciatus
Accession Number:
046983
USNM Number:
61152
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Mearnsella alestes

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Zamboanga, P. I., Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines, Asia
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
85a
Record Last Modified:
18 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae
Published Name:
Mearnsella alestes
USNM Number:
57841
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Rasbora punctulatus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
1
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Zamboanga, P. I., Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines, Asia
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
85a
Record Last Modified:
18 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae
Published Name:
Rasbora punctulatus
USNM Number:
57842
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Scatophagus argus

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Collector:
Dr. Edgar A. Mearns
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
1
Place:
Zamboanga, Mindanao, P.I., Philippines, Pacific
Collection Date:
21 Aug 1906
Specimen Count:
3
Record Last Modified:
25 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Scatophagidae
Published Name:
Scatophagus argus
Accession Number:
046983
USNM Number:
61158
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

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