Identification of frogs from P. Vanzolini, circa 1949

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Typed, two page list entitled "Identification list of frogs from P. E. Vanzolini". These frogs were either collected by Vanzolini or identified by him. The list is dated 1949, but the specimens may have been collected in an earlier year. The list contains the codes "r" for "returned, and "k" for "kept for USNM". Also included is a 14 page list of identifications for 123 specimens from Baracea, São Paulo, Brazil. The note "measured or recorded by DMC" is included in the top, right corner of the first page. The codes "o" for identification furnished to Vanzolini" and "+" for "not determined yet" are included. A number, possibly collector number, is included with the specimen names.

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  • Frogs
  • Animals
  • Herpetology


  • Brazil
  • São Paulo


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007151

Collection name

Doris Mable Cochran papers, circa 1891-1968

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 4 Folder 3