Dry season plants, Tepehuanes, Durango, 9 - 558, 1906

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Creator

Palmer, Edward

Alternate Title

Dry season plants, Tepehuanes, Durango, Mar 25 to April 16, No 9 to 47, also same locality June 4, 425, 1906, No 260 to 331, added 258 and 259, and 532, also 561, 562, 563, at the fore part is Durango City notes, cactus 556 and 557, with other references, also 558

Abstract

This field book includes a list of dry season plants collected by Edward Palmer in Durango and Tepehuanes (Mexico) in 1906. Collector numbers 9 through 558 are included. Entries are descriptive and often include physical appearance of specimens (including shape, color, size, etc.), locality and date collected, habitat, abundance/rarity, and local names and local uses (including medicinal) for plants. Some names and collector numbers have been pasted into the book, possibly from other field books.

Date Range

1906

Start Date

Mar 25, 1906

End Date

Jun 04, 1906

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

  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Mexico
  • Tepehuanes
  • Durango

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-346

Collection name

Edward Palmer Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1