William Louis Abbott, field books, 1920-1923

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Description

This collection is comprised of one item, a bound volume of specimen lists by William Louis Abbot encompassing the years 1920-1923. The locality of the specimen lists is primarily the Dominican Republic, though one list is described as being from Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania and is attributed with numerous conflicting dates.

Date Range

1920-1923

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.

Topic

  • Orchidaceae
  • Cyatheaceae
  • Passifloraceae
  • Dryopteridaceae
  • Plantae
  • Orchids
  • Ferns
  • Mosses
  • Plants

Place

  • Santo Domingo
  • Cotuí
  • United States
  • Hispaniola
  • Dominican Republic
  • Samaná
  • Sánchez Ramírez
  • Maryland
  • Sánchez
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-098

Extent

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library