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Water Conserv II

Collection Creator:
American Academy of Environmental Engineers.  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1994
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
American Academy of Environmental Engineers Awards Collection, 1988-2005, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0591-ref718

Learn How Astronauts Get By Without Running Water

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-01T19:35:39Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_NUiQkSaryTE

Smilax schomburgkiana Kunth

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Sand reef at head of creek; sandy scrub  Search this
Place:
Hoorubea Creek, head of, SE of Georgetown, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
26 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Liliales Liliaceae (smilacaceae)
Published Name:
Smilax schomburgkiana Kunth
Barcode:
00530577
USNM Number:
1056139
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3892a1400-9004-40cb-90de-c97f08570d54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755476

Aechmea mertensii (G. Mey.) Schult. & Schult. f.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
On tree on dike  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Bromeliales Bromeliaceae
Published Name:
Aechmea mertensii (G. Mey.) Schult. & Schult. f.
Barcode:
00154603
USNM Number:
1056104
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f2fdacb8-7717-45b4-b234-ac51388d2f6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755913

Piper asperiusculum Kunth

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Wet copse  Search this
Place:
Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, "Breakfast Benab", Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
29 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Piperales Piperaceae
Published Name:
Piper asperiusculum Kunth
Barcode:
00799394
USNM Number:
1056210
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/370a1cbf1-0e72-4347-80c8-52188415fbc0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10787607

Licania incana Aubl.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Sandy scrub  Search this
Place:
Hoorubea Creek, head of, SE of Georgetown, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
26 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosaceae
Published Name:
Licania incana Aubl.
Barcode:
00605510
USNM Number:
1056119
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d39c4a57-9af4-4530-ac44-882e9be475d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755439

Syngonanthus umbellatus (Lam.) Ruhland

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Sandy savanna  Search this
Place:
Hoorubea Creek, head of, SE of Georgetown, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
26 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Eriocaulales Eriocaulaceae
Published Name:
Syngonanthus umbellatus (Lam.) Ruhland
Barcode:
00694017
USNM Number:
1056147
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/380137bcc-e074-42dd-8272-4f027d27d995
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755493

Sagittaria rhombifolia Cham.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In canal  Search this
Place:
Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy; canal SE of Lamaha Stop-off, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Alismataceae
Published Name:
Sagittaria rhombifolia Cham.
Barcode:
00701717
USNM Number:
1056186
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/335484b20-b4ba-46b0-9d7c-31e8c10877a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755529

Mayaca longipes Mart. ex Seub.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Charles N. Horn  Search this
John H. Wiersema  Search this
T. McDowell  Search this
M. Gopaul  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Nutrient poor lake & marsh w/numerous tree stumps  Search this
Place:
Lake Tapakuma Reservoir, Tapakuma Water Conservancy, about 65 km NW of Georgetown, Pomeroon-Supenaam, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Mayacaceae
Published Name:
Mayaca longipes Mart. ex Seub.
Barcode:
00695104
USNM Number:
3359642
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31dd1a234-7f70-4535-b62a-59def995a139
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755538

Xyris jupicai Rich.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Charles N. Horn  Search this
John H. Wiersema  Search this
T. McDowell  Search this
M. Gopaul  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Nutrient poor lake and marsh  Search this
Place:
Lake Tapakuma Reservoir, Tapakuma Water Conservancy, about 65 km NW of Georgetown, Pomeroon-Supenaam, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Xyridaceae
Published Name:
Xyris jupicai Rich.
Barcode:
00706027
USNM Number:
3426468
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/390e031ae-9142-4e81-b28c-31adf659cd5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755542

Nymphaea odorata Aiton

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Charles N. Horn  Search this
John H. Wiersema  Search this
T. McDowell  Search this
M. Gopaul  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Nutrient poor lake and marsh with numerous tree stumps  Search this
Place:
Lake Tapakuma Reservoir, Tapakuma Water Conservancy, about 65 km NW of Georgetown, Pomeroon-Supenaam, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1991
Common name:
American white waterlily
fragrant water lily
pond lily
water-lily
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Nymphaeales Nymphaeaceae
Published Name:
Nymphaea odorata Aiton
Barcode:
00655186
USNM Number:
3417162
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37422b6fb-9732-459c-be0a-53162d3c9eb9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755552

Sagittaria guayanensis Kunth

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Charles N. Horn  Search this
John H. Wiersema  Search this
T. McDowell  Search this
M. Gopaul  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Shallow water at edge of rice field  Search this
Place:
Tapakuma Water Conservancy, North Bank Canal, 60 km NW of Georgetown, Pomeroon-Supenaam, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Alismataceae
Published Name:
Sagittaria guayanensis Kunth
Barcode:
00655188
USNM Number:
3417169
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3df63384b-2378-4656-9d94-534f009782d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755559

Conobea aquatica Aubl.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Bank of canal  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae (plantaginaceae)
Published Name:
Conobea aquatica Aubl.
Barcode:
00701748
USNM Number:
1056072
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34a1f0911-8f98-4eea-8a55-a5b0b11aaf1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755569

Tonina fluviatilis Aubl.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Eriocaulales Eriocaulaceae
Published Name:
Tonina fluviatilis Aubl.
Barcode:
00693983
USNM Number:
1056073
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b327e950-edfe-4f47-9274-e7241e1c8973
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755571

Xyris jupicai Rich.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Marsh  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Xyridaceae
Published Name:
Xyris jupicai Rich.
Barcode:
00693161
USNM Number:
1056101
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bd426748-f015-4941-b184-a6357ab82a30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755907

Xyris macrocephala Vahl

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Marsh  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Xyridaceae
Published Name:
Xyris macrocephala Vahl
Barcode:
00695327
USNM Number:
1056103
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30513299d-6ce8-475f-b170-c99fa7890cb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755911

Achetaria scutellarioides (Benth.) Wettst.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Marsh  Search this
Place:
Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Lamaha Stop-Off, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae (plantaginaceae)
Published Name:
Achetaria scutellarioides (Benth.) Wettst.
Barcode:
00706110
USNM Number:
1056192
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36651a8c1-b6ab-4b62-aaee-02bfec2769ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755944

Lindernia crustacea (L.) F. Muell.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open ground near dwelling  Search this
Place:
Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Lamaha Stop-Off, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Nov 1919
Common name:
Malaysian false pimpernel
Veronique, teigne.
garang-garang tano
lau tafifi
pukkuson
rakat tanah
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae
Published Name:
Lindernia crustacea (L.) F. Muell.
Barcode:
00701814
USNM Number:
1056199
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/325a74673-89db-4dff-ae46-62a74d3ca9d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755953

Nymphaea rudgeana G. Mey.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In canal  Search this
Min. Elevation:
-2  Search this
Place:
Lamaha Stop-Off, Georgetown, SE of, East Coast Water Conservancy, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Nov 1919
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Nymphaeales Nymphaeaceae
Published Name:
Nymphaea rudgeana G. Mey.
Barcode:
00695695
USNM Number:
1056080
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3354c2301-24a2-4a06-bf2b-63349eb8f317
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10755584

Xyris laxifolia Mart. var. laxifolia

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
T. McDowell  Search this
Doorjoohan Gopaul  Search this
Charles N. Horn  Search this
John H. Wiersema  Search this
Max. Elevation:
12  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Flooded marshland, sides of canals; growing in floating mat of vegetation or bottom rooted  Search this
Place:
To E Demerara Water Conservancy, Lama Creek, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
8 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Xyridaceae
Published Name:
Xyris laxifolia Mart. var. laxifolia
Barcode:
00693084
USNM Number:
3257806
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39e5f5ef4-3776-433d-921b-36677a489018
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10682780

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