Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Collection name:
Allan W. H. Bé papers, circa 1953-1969
Physical Description:
1 logbook
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 10 Folder 2 and 3
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
North Atlantic Ocean
South Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
North Pacific Ocean
Norwegian Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Date Range:
Start Date:
End Date:
This item contains data on foraminifera collected during Conrad cruises 8-23 dated January 6, 1964 to December 1, 1966. Spine of the item records serial numbers 2118-2496, 2230-2263-c, 2296-2375-c, 2402-2496-c, but the lowest serial number include seems to be 2248. Stations visited during these cruises were located in the North Atlantic Oceans, the North Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Norwegian Sea (also known as the Greenland Sea). Other locations may be included. These data sheets contain the following data fields: ship name, cruise no., station no., sample no., total no. samples, date collected, time, depth range, water filtered, plankton displ. vol., surface temp. and salinity, coordinates, estimated and actual count, species, total specimens in sample, relative abundance, absolute abundance, and total.
Invertebrates  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Marine biologists  Search this
Plankton  Search this
Foraminifera  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 09-008
Access Information:
Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at
See more records from this collection:
Allan W. H. Bé papers, circa 1953-1969
See more records associated with this person:
Bé, Allan W.H., 1921-1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project