Diary of hymenoptera, other insects, plants, etc. seen or taken by A. W. Stelfox, vol. 23 from 7th October 1954 until 7th Sept. 1955

ID: SIA RU007379

Creator: Diary of hymenoptera, other insects, plants, etc. seen or taken by A. W. Stelfox, 1921-1965

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1954-1955

Citation: Arthur Wilson Stelfox papers, 1904-1967

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Creator

Stelfox, Arthur Wilson, 1883-1972

Alternate Title

Diary of hymenoptera, other insects, plants, etc. seen or taken by A. W. Stelfox, 1921-1965

Abstract

This field book contains field notes of collections Stelfox made from 7 October 1954 to 7 September 1955 in Ireland. Specimens collected or observed are mostly insects, primarily hymenoptera, but botanical specimens are also included. Stelfox lists the name of the specimen, date collected, sex, quantity, sometimes remarks on the weather, location, sometimes specific type of environment, sometimes remarks about which specimens he would like to collect, sometimes additional information. 'R.C.L.P' following a name signifies that specimen were seen and verified by D. R. C. L. Perkins, F.R.S. Localities include but are not limited to Green Hills, Killakee, Berhy Park, Lynch Park, North Bull, Isle of Doagh, and Clare. Photo of Stelfox in the north end of Tramore looking at habitat for static binerrosa, taken by H. E. Green, inserted at page 125.

Date Range

1954-1955

Start Date

Oct 07, 1954

End Date

Sep 07, 1954

Access Information

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Topic

  • Hymenoptera
  • Entomology

Place

  • Doagh Isle
  • Clare
  • North Bull Island
  • Killakee
  • Green Hills
  • Republic of Ireland

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007379

Collection name

Arthur Wilson Stelfox papers, 1904-1967

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 8