Haught field book, No. 2866 - 4299

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This field book contains a specimen list by Oscar Lee Haught from his work collecting in Colombia, and possibly other locations, from 1939 to 1944. The specimen list includes: collector number (2866 through 4299); scientific names (genus, species, and family); date; brief collecting note; and sometimes physical descriptions that include measurements, shape, color, and other observations. Localities include but are not limited to: Guajira and Magdalena, Colombia. Many entries do not list locations.

Date Range


Start Date

May 09, 1939

End Date

Aug 12, 1944

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


  • Colombia
  • Magdalena
  • La Guajira


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-124

Collection name

Oscar Lee Haught field notes in the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library