Field notes (Birds), Florida, 1916-1917, 1919, 1927

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This item does not contain notes taken in the field, but rather field notes on birds observed or collected over the course of several years that were typed and compiled from field journals. Notes on gastropod mollusks (including data on cerion colonies C-M), plankton, lizards, and other specimens are also included. Cerion data includes colony letter, number, number of whorls, altitude, diameter from lip, and diameter behind lip. Localities include but are not limited to Candelaria, Key West, Stock Island, Dry Tortugas, Loggerhead Key, Garden Key, and Boca Grande Key.

Date Range

1916-1917, 1919, 1927

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  • Animals
  • Snails
  • Birds
  • Invertebrates
  • Ornithology


  • Loggerhead Key
  • Dry Tortugas
  • Key West
  • United States
  • Boca Grande Key
  • Florida
  • Garden Key


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007089

Collection name

Paul Bartsch Papers, 1901-1963

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 3