Diary of hymenoptera, other insects, plants, etc. seen or taken by A. W. Stelfox, vol. 32 from 11th April 1964 until 15th August 1965

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This field book contains field notes of collections Stelfox made from 11 April 1964 to 15 August 1965 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 Bach Garden, Newcastle, Carlingford, White Water Estuary, and Donard Lodge. Correspondence from to Stelfox and notes are inserted at page 28.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 11, 1964

End Date

Aug 15, 1965

Access Information

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  • Entomology
  • Hymenoptera


  • Tollymore Park
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Donard
  • Newcastle
  • Northern Ireland
  • Lawers, Ben


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007379

Collection name

Arthur Wilson Stelfox papers, 1904-1967

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 17