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Division of Birds

Alexander Wetmore
Alexander Wetmore, 1900
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Herbert G. Deignan (1906-1968)

Curator of Birds (1959-1962). Specialized in the avifauna of Thailand and adjacent areas. Collected a significant assemblage of birds of Thailand for USNM. Best known for publications "The birds of northern Thailand (1945), "Checklist of the birds of Thailand" (1963) and "Type specimens of birds in the United States National Museum" (1961)

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