Book 71, begin # 44653, end # 45120

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 71, Jan. 16, 1964 - Feb. 9, 1964 (44653 - 45120)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1964

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 and corresponding collector numbers. This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected by F. R. Fosberg from 16 January to 9 February 1964 on the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador). Collector numbers 44653-45120 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, with occasional notes on locality or physical descriptions of specimens (size, color, etc.) Some longer narrative notes document vegetation in various localities. Localities include Seymore, Indefatigable, Culpepper, Wenman, Roco Redonda, Albermarle. Included in the back of the field book are some loose notes and an itinerary for USS Pine Island.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 16, 1964

End Date

Feb 09, 1964

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


  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador


  • 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