F. R. Fosberg field book # 109, first no. 57658

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Abstract

This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected by F. R. Fosberg from 26 July 1978 to 11 November 1978 in Denmark; Puerto Rico; Virginia; Pakistan, Ceylon (Sri Lanka); Rota Island (Northern Mariana Islands). Collector numbers 57658-58298 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, with occasional physical descriptions of specimens (size, color, etc.) Also included are some longer narrative notes describing vegetation in various localities. A botanical specimen can be found between pages 10 and 11. A map of the island of Rota can be found in the front of the field book.

Date Range

1978

Start Date

Jul 26, 1978

End Date

Nov 11, 1978

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

  • Puerto Rico
  • Pakistan
  • United States
  • Sri Lanka
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Rota
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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