Diary of hymenoptera, other insects, plants, etc. seen or taken by A. W. Stelfox, vol. 25 from 29th June 1957 till 18th May 1958

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: 1957-1958

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 29 June 1957 to 18 May 1958 in Northern Ireland and perhaps the Republic of 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 Greencastle Point, Dunard Lodge, Sliddery Ford, and Tollymore Park. Clipping inserted at page 75. Pages cut out at the end of the journal.

Date Range

1957-1958

Start Date

Jun 29, 1957

End Date

May 18, 1958

Access Information

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Topic

  • Hymenoptera
  • Entomology

Place

  • Tollymore Park
  • Northern Ireland
  • Greencastle

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Clippings (information artifacts)
  • 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 10