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Edgar A. Mearns

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Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
Roosevelt, Theodore 1858-1919
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition
Research Associate
United States National Museum
Physical description:
Color: Cyano type; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Date:
c. 1900
1909-1910
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
See also Neg. #SIA2009-1360 and 21449 for slightly different pose.
Summary:
Edgar A. Mearns, an ornithologist, research associate, and honorary associate in zoology, with the United States National Museum, now known as the National Museum of Natural History, was one of three naturalists from the National Museum chosen go on the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition with Theodore Roosevelt to Africa in 1909. In this pose Mearns is facing towards the left.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 17, Folder: 1
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Scientific expeditions
Ornithologists
Expeditions
Naturalists
Portraits
Standard number:
21452 or NHB-21452
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Ornithological vocabulary of the Moki Indians / by Edgar A. Mearns

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Author:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
Physical description:
p. 391-403, [1] leaf of plates ; 25 cm
Type:
Nomenclature (Popular)
Date:
1896
Notes:
Cover title.
From American Anthropologist, Volume IX, 1896, p. 391-403.
Topic:
Birds--Hopi
Hopi language
Call number:
QL677 .M477 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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]
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
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.31-1491.505
Citation:
Evermann, Barton W. 1906. Fishes collected in the Philippine Islands by Maj. Edgar A. Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army. 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
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.33-1568.229
Citation:
Seale, Alvin and Bean, Barton A. 1907. 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. 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

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Author:
Snyder, John Otterbein
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1915
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.49-2125.573
Citation:
Snyder, John O. 1915. Notes on a collection of fishes made by Dr. Edgar A. Mearns from rivers tributary to the Gulf of California. 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

Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Fort Snelling. North America, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Aug 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners
Barcode:
01650921
USNM Number:
649292
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Fort Snelling. North America, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners
Barcode:
01650922
USNM Number:
670490
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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:
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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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., 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.

Solidago hispida Muhl. ex Willd.

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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:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago hispida Muhl. ex Willd.
Barcode:
01687559
USNM Number:
670449
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Solidago castrensis E.S. Steele

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, Wis., North America, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
9 Sep 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago castrensis E.S. Steele
Barcode:
01685968
USNM Number:
670451
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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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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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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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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

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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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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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

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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Vertebrate Zoology
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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