Rainy season plants, Tehamen, Durango, 1906, 466 - 569


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Palmer, Edward

Alternate Title

Rainey [sic] season plants, Tejamen, Durango Mescico [sic], 121 kilometers from Durango City and 7000 feet elevation, north 24 degrees west, Aug 21 to 27 1906, no 466 o 530 and 536 to 545, also 564 to 569 inclusive


This field book includes a list of dry season plants collected by Edward Palmer in Tejamen, Durango (Mexico) in August of 1906. Collector numbers 446 to 569 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. Some determinations are included.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 21, 1906

End Date

Aug 27, 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
  • Otinapa
  • Durango


  • 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 5