Linsley, Earle Gorton, copy of field notes, Southwest Research Station, Arizona, July 1961

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Photocopy of field notes and additional original field notes of Gorton Earle Linsley on squash and gourd bees taken in July and August 1961 and sent to Paul Hurd. Notes include observations of squash bees, especially xenoglossa and peponapis, temperatures, and notes on the host plant cucurbita. Also included is correspondence (original and facsimile copy) from Hurd to Linsley thanking him for this notes. An annotated map of Arizona and the western most parts of New Mexico is also included.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 30, 1961

End Date

Jul 31, 1961

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Accession #

SIA RU007311

Collection name

Paul D. Hurd, Jr., Papers, 1938-1982 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 42 Folder 13