Collecting records, Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia, April-August 1966

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This item consists of worksheets recording the collecting of earthworm specimens from 9 April to 13 August 1966 in Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Some specific locations visited include Sangamon River (Illinois), Shelby (Tennessee), Warrick (Indiana), Beaufort (North Carolina), and Chesterfield (Virginia). 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 66-1 to 66-8-25.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 09, 1966

End Date

Aug 13, 1966

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  • Helminthology
  • Worms
  • Earthworms


  • North Carolina
  • Sangamon River
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Illinois
  • Tennessee
  • Warrick
  • Shelby
  • Beaufort
  • Virginia
  • Chesterfield


  • 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


Box 3 Folder 13