Book 31, begin 33908, end 34141

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 31,December 24, 1951 -- January 27, 1952(33908-34141)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1951-1952

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

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Creator

Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993

Alternate Title

Collection and Field Note Book No. 31,December 24, 1951 -- January 27, 1952(33908-34141)

Abstract

An inserted table of contents contains a full listing of localities and corresponding collector numbers. This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected from 24 December 1951 to 27 January 1952 on the Marshall Islands. Collector numbers 33908 - 34141 are included. Narrative notes describing landscape and vegetation of some localities are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, and sometimes a physical description of the specimen noting measurements, color, and other information. Localities include Ailuk Atoll, Lae Atoll, Majuro Atoll, and Kwajalein Atoll, among others.

Date Range

1951-1952

Start Date

Dec 24, 1951

End Date

Jan 27, 1952

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Lae
  • Kwajalein
  • Majuro
  • Marshall Islands
  • Ailuk

Form/Genre

  • 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