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Department of Vertebrate Zoology website, crawled September 10, 2013

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Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-018, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa14-018-refidd1e219

Department of Vertebrate Zoology website, crawled August 11, 2015

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Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-078, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa16-078-refidd1e222

The vertebrate zoology of Sind : a systematic account ... / by James A. Murray

view The vertebrate zoology of Sind : a systematic account ... / by James A. Murray digital asset number 1
Author:
Murray, James A
Physical description:
xvi, 424 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
India
Sindh
Date:
1884
Notes:
"Erratum slip inserted opposite p. iv."
Printed in India.
Includes tables of geographical distribution in Persia, Beloochistan, and Afghanistan; Punjab, North-west Provinces and the peninsula of India.
Topic:
Vertebrates
Call number:
QL606.56.I4 M98
QL606.56.I4M98
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_170574

Megalaima pulcherrima

view Megalaima pulcherrima digital asset number 1
Collector:
D. Foote
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Rinangisan, Kimanis Road, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia, Asia
Collection Date:
23 Mar 1983
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
13 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Capitonidae
Published Name:
Megalaima pulcherrima
Accession Number:
355790
Other Numbers:
Field Number : DF 332
USNM Number:
559836
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Birds
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4227847
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"The Backbone: News from the Department of Vertebrate Zoology" blog, 2012-2013, crawled September 10, 2013

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Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-018, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa14-018-refidd1e237

"The Backbone: News from the Department of Vertebrate Zoology" blog, 2013-2014, crawled August 11, 2015

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Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-078, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa16-078-refidd1e240

Machaerhamphus alcinus

view Machaerhamphus alcinus digital asset number 1
Collector:
D. Gardner
C. M. Francis
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Gomantong Caves, 35 km S of Sandakan., Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia, Asia
Collection Date:
Dec 1982
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
13 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Aves Falconiformes Accipitridae
Published Name:
Machaerhamphus alcinus
Accession Number:
355790
USNM Number:
559816
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Birds
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4227827

Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)

view Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861) digital asset number 1
Collector:
Robert E. Jones
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Partial Skull
Photograph
Prep Count:
2
Remarks:
Ear bone (left bulla)
Views of carcass
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Point Reyes, Mcclures Beach, Marin, California, United States, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
30 Apr 1975
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Eschrichtiidae
Published Name:
Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : REJ 864
USNM Number:
504305
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7510089
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Hemiprocne comata

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Collector:
A. L. Mack
Preparation:
Skeleton: Partial
Remarks:
missing 1 tibiotarsus and tarsometatarsus
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Menggalong Forest Reserve, Sipitang, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia, Asia
Collection Date:
16 Jul 1983
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
13 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Aves Apodiformes Hemiprocnidae
Published Name:
Hemiprocne comata
Accession Number:
355790
Other Numbers:
Field Number : ALM 570
USNM Number:
559923
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Birds
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4227934

Chairman's Records, 1982-1992

view Chairman's Records, 1982-1992 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Subject:
Heyer, W. Ronald
Thorington, Richard W
Zug, George R. 1938-
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1982
1982-1992
Summary:
This accession consists of Chairman's records pertaining to research, special projects, and collections management in the Department of Vertebrate Zoology. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence with Smithsonian administration, departmental staff, and outside museums and organizations; research proposals; divisional memoranda concerning funding requests and collection policies; divisional reports; and curatorial meeting agendas, memoranda, and minutes. Most of the records were created and maintained by Richard W. Thorington during his tenure as Department Chairman (1987-present). Some materials date back to past Chairmen, including George R. Zug (1978-1983), and W. Ronald Heyer (1984-1987).
Topic:
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 99-139
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Chairmen's Records 1965-1992 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Vertebrate Zoology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_229070

Backbone Newsletter, 1988-2011

view Backbone Newsletter, 1988-2011 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Newsletters
Collection descriptions
Date:
1988
1988-2011
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of "Backbone" newsletter which is published periodically by the Department of Vertebrate Zoology at the National Museum of Natural History. The newsletter documents staff activities, scientific research, events, and publications. Materials include newsletters (Volumes 1-24).
Topic:
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 94-062
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Backbone Newsletter 1988-2011 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Vertebrate Zoology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_229054

Oryzoborus angolensis theobromae

view Oryzoborus angolensis theobromae digital asset number 1
Collector:
C. J. Marinkelle
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Olson. May 19, 1981. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington. 94 (1): 43, 51.
Place:
Melgar, Tolima, Colombia, South America
Collection Date:
1 Mar 1968
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
1 Nov 2017
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Aves Aves Passeriformes Passeriformes Emberizidae Emberizidae Emberizinae Emberizinae
Published Name:
Oryzoborus angolensis theobromae
Sporophila angolensis theobromae Olson
Accession Number:
336444
USNM Number:
582224
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Birds
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4302278
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Megalaima pulcherrima

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Collector:
Frederick H. Sheldon
J. Kennard
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Rinangisan, Kimanis-Kenningau Road, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia, Asia
Collection Date:
1 Apr 1983
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
13 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Capitonidae
Published Name:
Megalaima pulcherrima
Accession Number:
355790
Other Numbers:
Field Number : SHELDON 13
USNM Number:
559835
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Birds
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4227846

The zoology of St. Helena

view The zoology of St. Helena digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/20894/VZ_228_St_Helena_paleo_potential.pdf
Author:
Edwards, A. J.
Bourne, W. R. P.
Clarke, D.
Crosskey, R. W.
McCullogh, N.
Noble, L.
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1990
Citation:
Clarke, D., Bourne, W. R. P., Crosskey, R. W., Edwards, A. J., McCullogh, N., Noble, L. and Olson, Storrs L. 1990. The zoology of St. Helena. In: Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. London: Zoological Society, pp.10-21.
Topic:
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Natural History
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_111615

Principles of Systematic Zoology, 2nd Edition (Review)

view Principles of Systematic Zoology, 2nd Edition (Review) digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/4661/VZ_1992deQSB.pdf
Author:
de Queiroz, Kevin
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1992
Citation:
de Queiroz, Kevin. 1992. Principles of Systematic Zoology, 2nd Edition (Review). Systematic Biology, 41(2): 264-266.
Topic:
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Natural History
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_70693

Records, 1937-1988

view Records, 1937-1988 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Fishes
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1937
1937-1988
Notes:
Box List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Summary:
These records consist of alphabetic correspondence, 1979-1988; visitors records, 1937-1981; chronological correspondence, 1971-1975; research and nomenclature correspondence, arranged by family grouping, circa 1950s-1980s; and correspondence with Smithsonian Secretaries, circa 1940s-1960s.
Topic:
Fishes
Ichthyology
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 99-134
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Correspondence 1865-2009 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Fishes]
Visitor Records 1937-1981 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Fishes]
Chronologic Files 1971-1975 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Fishes]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_229069

Correspondence, 1940-1996

view Correspondence, 1940-1996 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Reptiles and Amphibians
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Drawings
Date:
1940
1940-1996
Summary:
This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians professional staff, including correspondence concerning taxonomic questions; the identification, acquisition, and exchange of specimens; field work and expeditions; public inquiries; and divisional administration. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, photographs of animals, drawings, drafts of publications, and occasionally copies of the publications themselves.
Topic:
Amphibians
Reptiles
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 04-066
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Correspondence 1873-2011 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Reptiles and Amphibians]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254211

Oceanographic Research Cruises Records, 1949-1971

view Oceanographic Research Cruises Records, 1949-1971 digital asset number 1
Creator:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Subject:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Physical description:
20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1949
1949-1971
Summary:
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service initiated oceanographic researches of fishing operations in the Gulf of Mexico, beginning in the summer of 1950. The purposes were to take inventory of fishing in the Gulf of Mexico and to gather data for commercial and maritime fisheries. The marine vessels (M/V), later changed to research vessels (R/V), used in the studies that are part of this collection were the George M. Bowers, Combat, Coquette, Herman Cortez, Geronimo, Gulf Ranger, Milmar, Normandie, Oregon, Oregon II, Pelican, Undaunted, and Vessel X.
Topic:
Fishes
Ichthyology
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. T90046
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_303947

Maps, 1874-1903 and undated

view Maps, 1874-1903 and undated digital asset number 1
Creator:
United States National Museum Division of Fishes
Subject:
Elliott, Henry Wood 1846-1930
Physical description:
1 oversize folder
Type:
Drawings
Collection descriptions
Maps
Date:
1874
1874-1903
1874-1903 and undated
Summary:
These records consist of a group of maps found in the Division of Fishes, and a watercolor painting of Unalaska by Henry Wood Elliott, 1874, marked as a gift to Mrs. Spencer F. Baird.
Topic:
Fishes
Ichthyology
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 86-058
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Maps 1874-1903 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Fishes]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_229047

Correspondence, 1962-2011

view Correspondence, 1962-2011 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Reptiles and Amphibians
Subject:
Zug, George R. 1938-
Ernst, Carl H
University of Michigan
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Picture postcards
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1962
1962-2011
Summary:
This accession consists of the correspondence of George R. Zug, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1969- . There is also correspondence relating to Zug's graduate work at the University of Michigan prior to his tenure at the Smithsonian. In addition, there is a small amount of correspondence from Carl H. Ernst. Materials include correspondence, clippings, postcards, and photographs.
Topic:
Amphibians
Reptiles
Vertebrates
Vertebrate Zoology
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-533
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Correspondence 1873-2011 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Reptiles and Amphibians]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_311611

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