Botanical notes, Nicaragua, 1892-1893 (notebook 2 of 6)

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The botanical notebook (2 of 6) documents Bohumil Shimek's work in Nicaragua, 1892-1893. Information is listed from the back and the front of the notebook. The notes include an index, numbered, listing plant or plant part, and quantity. From the other direction includes entries headed by specimen number (123-286). Entries are headed by specimen number and include type of plant, measurements, with descriptions of color, appearance, and parts (fruit, flowers, leaves). Include illustrations of plant parts. Locations are in the vicinity of Isla de Omotepe.

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Nicaragua
  • Ometepe, Isla de
  • Río San Juan


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 24