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[[underlined]] Elko [[/underlined]] Oct 25. Colaptes cafer 1 Magpies, numerous - Ravens, com - " [[Ditto for: Oct]] 27, Scolecophagus cyanocephalus a few Melospiza, a few - Sturnella, 1. Otocoris, com - Lepus sylvaticus, 1 seen Tamias, said to be [[rare?]] at Elko, seen 8 miles E. & one seen 8 miles W. of Elko - Porcupines said to be found here Musk Rats, a few - [[end page]] [[start page]] Arvicolas, com. along river - [[bracket]] Camped in cañon [[underlined]] half way to Carlin [[/underlined]] [[/bracket]] Arctomys dung in rocks Oct. 28 Caught - Perognathus olivacus 6 - Onychomys 4 Hesperomys Erem. 1 " [[Ditto for: Hesperomys]] sonoriensis 2 Coyotes, abn. Salpinctus, heard - Kingfisher. com - Circus 1.
Place names and latin names checked as much as possible. Salpinctus presumably Salpinctes. Perognathus olivacus probably means Perognathus olivaceus Hesperomys is an obsolete genus of American rodents Scolecophagus cyanocephalus possibly Brewers blackbird http://archives.chicagotribune.com/1859/04/08/page/2/article/scolecophagus-cyanocephalus