List of plants collected in Mexico by Edward Palmer, 1902

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Abstract

This field book includes a list of plants collected by Palmer in Mexico in 1902. Collector numbers 1 through 475 are included. Entries list collector number, scientific name, date, location. Occasionally habitat, abundance/rarity, and other collection notes are included as well. Localities include San Luis Potosí, Alvarez and Saltillo, among others. Some rough sketches of leaves, and other doodles can be found in this book.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

1902

End Date

1902

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

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Saltillo
  • Mexico
  • San Luis Potosí
  • Alvarez

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

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 2 Folder 2