Rose, field notes, Saint Thomas, Saint Croix, Saint Kitts

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This item consists of lists of plants collected by J. N. Rose on St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. Kitts islands. The first list includes plants from St. Thomas, and lists numbers 1 through 99 and scientific name. Collector numbers (3157 through 3196) are included for some entries. The second list consists of several typed pages. The pages list specimens by family, and include scientific name, collecting locality, date, and collector numbers (9505 through 9799). A third list includes plants collected on St. Croix and St. Kitts islands. It lists collector numbers 3201 through 4390 and scientific name. No dates are indicated.

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Saint Croix
  • Saint Thomas
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
  • Saint Kitts
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-052

Collection name

Joseph Nelson Rose field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 1 Folder 6