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Collection and field note book no. 27, January 24, 1950 -- April 9, 1950 (31783-32467)  Search this
Collection name:
F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Northern Mariana Islands
Guam
Palau
Saipan
Hagåtña
Koror
Urukthapel
Date Range:
1950
Start Date:
19500124
End Date:
19500409
Abstract:
An inserted table of contents contains a full listing of localities and corresponding collector numbers. This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected from 24 January to 9 April 1950 in the Marianas, Guam, and Palau. Collector numbers 31783-32467 are included. Occasionally, notes become long and narrative, and will sometimes include general descriptions of area vegetation. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, and sometimes physical description of the specimen that includes its measurements, color, and other information. Localities include but are not limited to Saipan (Marianas), Agana (currently Hagåtña)(in Guam), Koror (in Palau), and Urukthapel (in Palau). Label (Plants of the Caroline Islands) inserted at page 86. Miscellaneous note inserted at page 102.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-040
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.
See more records from this collection:
F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany
See more records associated with this person:
Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI3009