Collecting records, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Tennessee, March-September 1965

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Abstract

This item consists of worksheets recording the collecting of earthworm specimens from 27 March to 1 September 1965 in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Tennessee. Some specific locations visited include Ripley (Indiana), Johnson (Illinois), Knox (Tennessee), Hennekin (Minnesota), Huston (Georgia), Union (Florida), Cheboygan (Michigan), and Carteret (North Carolina). Worksheets record the following information: Bottle numbers, Lot numbers, Local, County, State, Date, Locus, Time, Air Temp, PPT, Ref, Habitat type, Vegetation tree, shrub, Ground cover, Soil type, Slope, Soil temp, pH, Drainage, Color, shade, Litter, Exposure, Moisture, Land use, Habitation, Abundance, Activities, Associates, Oothecae, Casts, HC, OH, Condition, Collection method, Disposition, Culture number. These worksheets refer to Lot numbers 65-3-1 to 65-9-58.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Mar 27, 1965

End Date

Sep 01, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Helminthology
  • Worms
  • Earthworms

Place

  • North Carolina
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Illinois
  • Louisiana
  • Georgia
  • Florida
  • Michigan

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007266

Collection name

William Roger Murchie Papers, 1954-1967 and undated : series 2, collecting records, 1954-1967

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 12