Birds collected during the Herdemerten‘s 1938 Expedition to western Greenland

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2012
Authors:J. Mlíkovský
Journal:Journal of the National Museum (Prague), Natural History Series
Start Page:59
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Keywords:Aves, Greeland, Hans-Robert Knoespel, historical ornithology, Kurt Herdemerten

The National Museum at Prague possesses 45 skins of birds collected during the Herdemerten’s Expedition to western Greenland in summer 1938, including those of Gyrfalcons caught for the purposes of falconry. These skins provide an additional insight into this less known expedition.

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