Field numbers 2727-2803

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This field book contains a few pages of a catalogue of specimen numbered 2727-2803 which Chittenden collected or which was collected by others and numbered according to Chittenden's directions between approximately 7 April 1914 to November 1917. Chittenden and his colleagues collected Lepidoptera (including Noctuidae), Hemiptera (including Aphididae), Hymenoptera (including Braconidae), and other possibly other insect groups, many or all of which are parasitic. Collecting took place in the United States, Argentina, and possibly other locations. Some frequently recorded locations in the United States include Kansas, Washington, DC, Virginia, Maryland, California, and Texas. Other locations not recorded in this description are included. The catalogue contains the following information: number, name (binomial), Host (plant or other insect was found on), Locality, Date, and collector.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 07, 1914

End Date

Oct 31, 1917

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  • Entomology
  • Parasitic insects
  • Entomologists


  • North Carolina
  • Vermont
  • District of Columbia
  • Argentina
  • United States
  • Rosario
  • Brownsville
  • California
  • Kansas
  • College Park
  • Wichita
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Norfolk


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007131

Collection name

F. H. (Frank Hurlburt) Chittenden notebooks, 1907-1928

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 4