Field notes of Longley : volume 5, Pacific, Tortugas, United States National Museum, 1927-1929

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This volume contains field notes taken from 5 June to 3 August 1927, 1928, 1929, and 1932 in Tortugas. Also included are notes on collections in the Pacific (including Ambon Island) and on USNM specimens. Notes document fish and other marine life collected. Measurements, sex, eggs, data tables, stomach contents, notes on and notes on experiments are also included. Table of contents for locations is on the title page. Typed index of specimens is included in the front of the volume.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 05, 1927

End Date

Aug 07, 1932

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  • Dry Tortugas
  • Ambon, Pulau
  • United States
  • Florida
  • Indonesia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007223

Collection name

William Harding Longley papers, 1892-1904, 1913-1935 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 3 Folder 2