Plants from Gomez Farias, Tamaulipas, Mexico, 1907, 268 - 583

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Creator

Palmer, Edward

Alternate Title

Plants from Gomez Farias, Tamaulipas, Mescico, April 13 to 21, 1907, no 268 to 359 and 562, 582 and 583, collected during the rainy season

Abstract

This field book includes a list of plants collected by Edward Palmer in Gómez Farías, Tamaulipas (Mexico) in April of 1907 during the rainy season. Collector numbers 268 to 583 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 and culinary) for plants. Some determinations are included.

Date Range

1907

Start Date

Apr 13, 1907

End Date

Apr 21, 1907

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

  • Tamaulipas
  • Mexico
  • Gómez Farías

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 6