Field notes and collections of F. R. Fosberg # 119, start with # 63398 - 63862

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This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected by F. R. Fosberg from 8 July to 22 September 1982 in Tahiti, Tetiaroa Atoll, Moorea (Society Islands); District of Columbia; Maine; and Massachusetts. Collector numbers 63398-63862 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 the back of the book some loose notes and a trail guide for Hellcat Swamp (Plum Island, Massachusetts) can be found.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 08, 1982

End Date

Sep 22, 1982

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


  • District of Columbia
  • Moorea
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • Maine
  • Tetiaroa
  • Société, Îles de la
  • France
  • Tahiti
  • French Polynesia


  • 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