A. Jahn, Plants of Venezuela

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This item consists of two typed lists of plants collected in Venezuela by Alfredo Jahn, 1921-1925. The first list includes entries for collector numbers 34 through 1342. The entries include collector number and scientific names, and some determination notes. The second list includes collector numbers 501 through 1311. In addition to collector numbers, the entries include scientific name, and occasionally date, altitude, locality, and other collection notes. Localities include Puerto la Cruz, Rio Chico, and Merida.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 22, 1921

End Date

Feb 18, 1925

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


  • Venezuela
  • Río Chico
  • Mérida
  • Puerto la Cruz


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-134

Collection name

Alfredo Jahn field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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