Record of Robert Merrill King, Nos 2206 - 3081

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This field book consists of King's list of plants collected in Texas and Mexico, 1959-1960. Entries include collector number (2206 through 3081); scientific name; locality; habitat; and date. Some entries include notes on abundance and elevation. Localities include the Mexican states of Oaxaca, Veracruz, and Puebla. The first two entries list plants collected with W. S. Burnett. Another entry includes plants collected for B. L. Turns at University of Texas, Austin. Other co-collectors are listed throughout the entries.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 18, 1959

End Date

Jun 25, 1960

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


  • Oaxaca
  • Puebla
  • United States
  • Texas
  • Mexico
  • Veracruz


  • 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