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

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2012
Authors:Mlíkovský, J
Journal:Journal of the National Museum (Prague), Natural History Series
Volume:181
Issue:6
Start Page:59
Pagination:4
Type of Article:http://www.nm.cz/publikace/publikace-detail.php?id=1
ISSN:1802-6842
Keywords:Aves, Greeland, Hans-Robert Knoespel, historical ornithology, Kurt Herdemerten
Abstract:

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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