Tomas Barrera collection made in Western Cuba, May-June 1914

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This specimen list records specimens collected in Cuba from 11 May to 14 June 1914. A wide variety of life was collected including fish, coral, mollusks, sponges, crustaceans, reptiles, plants, and others. Water samples were also collected. Tin tag numbers accompanying the specimens range from 1-597. Localities include but are not limited to Santa Lucía, "Cayo Hutia", La Esperanza, Cabañas, and Los Arroyos.

Date Range


Start Date

May 10, 1914

End Date

Jun 14, 1914

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  • Vertebrates
  • Plants
  • Invertebrates
  • Botany


  • Cuba
  • Los Arroyos
  • Cabañas
  • La Esperanza


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007089

Collection name

Paul Bartsch Papers, 1901-1963

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 5