Botanical notes, 1902 : notes on crataegus

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Creator

Boynton, Charles Lawrence, 1864-1943

Abstract

This field book contains notes on the fruit of plants belonging to the genus crataegus in the rose family. Notes were taken between 8 to 16 August 1902. Collection numbers are in the 6000s, but are not listed in order. Collection numbers, dates, name, and location of some of these specimens match with the same information in other notebooks from 1902, suggesting that some of the specimen in this notebook refer to the same specimen in Boynton's other 1902 notebooks. Locations include various parts of Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. Specimen descriptions are included, sometimes describing measurements and including sketches.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Aug 08, 1902

End Date

Aug 16, 1902

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • South Carolina
  • Georgia
  • Florida

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-249

Collection name

Biltmore Herbarium field notes, 1898-1904, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 6