Description

This accession consists of Harrison G. Dyar's catalogue of lepidoptera (butterflies) collected between 1885 and 1913. Information in the catalogue includes the number and name of each specimen, the name of the collector, and the date and location the specimen was collected.

Date Range

1885-1913

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 osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

  • Lepidoptera
  • Animalia
  • Butterflies and moths

Place

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Bahamas

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 91-043

Extent

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives