Collection no. book, nos. 23145 – 24224, Feb. 20, 1945 – Oct. 21, 1945

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection number book no. 13, Feb. 20, 1945 – Oct. 21, 1945, nos. 23145 – 24224

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1945

Citation: F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany

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An inserted table of contents contains a full listing of localities. This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected from 20 February to 21 October 1945 in Ecuador and the eastern United States. Collector numbers 23145 – 24224 are included. Occasionally, notes become long and narrative. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, and sometimes physical description of the specimen that includes its measurements, color, and other information. Ecuador localities include Santiago Zamora (now Morona-Santiago and Zomora Chinchipe), Loja, and Azuay. United States localities include multiple locations within Virginia, Connecticut, Maryland, and Massachusetts.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 20, 1945

End Date

Oct 21, 1945

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Ecuador
  • Zamora Chinchipe
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • Connecticut
  • Azuay
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • Loja
  • Morona-Santiago


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-040

Collection name

F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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