Record of Robert Merrill King, Nos 1 - 1049

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Abstract

This field book consists of King's list of plants collected in North Carolina, Maine, and Mexico, 1954-1958. Entries include collector number (1 through 1049); scientific name; locality; habitat; and date. Some entries include notes on abundance. Localities include: Weaverville (North Carolina); and the Mexican states of Veracruz and Oaxaca.

Date Range

1954-1958

Start Date

Aug 16, 1954

End Date

Aug 01, 1958

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • North Carolina
  • Oaxaca
  • United States
  • Maine
  • Mexico
  • Veracruz
  • Weaverville

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-141

Collection name

Robert Merrill King field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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