Dry season plants, San Ramon, Durango, 1906, 51 - 535


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Palmer, Edward

Alternate Title

Dry season plants, San Ramon, 80 miles nearly due west of Durango City in State of Durango, April 21 to May 18 1906, nos 51 to 210 and 531, also 534 and 535 added, plants, Quebrada Honda, 60 kilometers NW from Tepehuanes, State of Durango, Mescico [sic], May 20 and 21, 1906, No 211 to 227


This field book includes a list of dry season plants collected by Edward Palmer in Durango (Mexico) in 1906. Collector numbers 228 through 553 are included. Entries are descriptive and often include physical appearance of specimens (including shape, color, size, etc.), locality and date collected, habitat, and abundance/rarity. Some names and collector numbers have been pasted into the book, possibly from other field books. Localities include: San Ramon and Quebrada Honda.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 21, 1906

End Date

May 21, 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.


  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Mexico
  • Durango
  • Honda, Quebrada
  • San Ramón


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 3