Miscellaneous notes, Guatemala, 1905

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Abstract

This field book contains miscellaneous notes from Guatemala, 1905. Doyle writes five pages of notes on botanical specimens numbered 1-6. Detailed descriptions are given for all specimens, including measurements, taste (if it is edible), and other information. Specimen number 3 is also given the number 3051. Photographs were taken of these specimens. Specimens were obtained in Secanqum and perhaps other locations. Specimens include Chayote, Agustina "poconoboise", monicaria, and others. Page 98 onward contains notes on expenses. Specific dates for the field notes are not provided, but dates for expenses range from December 1904 to may 1905.

Date Range

1905

Start Date

1905

End Date

1905

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

Guatemala

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-027

Collection name

Conrad Bartling Doyle field books

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 2