Enders, Robert K., Canal Zone, Costa Rica, undated

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Creator

Enders, Robert K. (Robert Kendall), 1899-1988

Abstract

The 2 field books of Robert K. Enders document field work in Panama Canal Zone and Costa Rica, 1978-1979 and undated. Materials include an original field catalog (February 22 - June 29, no year), detailing field number, date, type, sex, location, measurements. Locations include Barro Colorado Island, Pauta, Herrera, Panama City, and Rio Puente. The photocopy of a specimen list, March 30, 1978 - April 9 , 1979, covers field number, type, measurements, sex, and preparation. This is followed by a dated journal entries describing daily work and environments during specimen collecting. Locations include the vicinity of Chiriquí (Panama), Santa Clara, and Rio Chebo.

Date Range

1978-1979

Start Date

1978

End Date

1979

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • Panama
  • Herrera, Provincia de
  • Costa Rica
  • Panamá
  • Chiriquí, Provincia de
  • Canal Zone
  • Chevo, Río
  • Barro Colorado

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-240

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Robert K. Enders Field Notes, 1978-1979, undated

Physical Description

2 field books

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals