Smithsonian-Bredin Society Islands Expedition, 1957 : station data

ID: SIA RU007231

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1957

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Society Islands Expedition, 1957

Abstract

Station data documents work completed by Waldo Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Society Islands Expedition, during April and May of 1957. List includes accession number, list of participating scientists, station numbers followed by date, time of day, description of environment, depth, island, and approximate location in reference to island. Additionally some descriptions detail type of line used, if coral reef present, vegetation present, when specimens taken and sometimes indicate types. Includes multiple locations through out French Polynesia Society Islands [Îles de la Société] and Tuamotu Islands.

Date Range

1957

Start Date

Mar 31, 1957

End Date

Apr 30, 1957

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Marine biology

Place

  • Tuamotu Islands
  • Société, Îles de la
  • French Polynesia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 108