Catalogue of specimens collected in 1893 by Dr. Edward Palmer

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Abstract

This field book includes a list of plants collected by Edward Palmer in Idaho in 1893. Collector numbers 1 through 602 are included. Entries list collector number, scientific name, date, location. Occasionally habitat, abundance/rarity, physical descriptions, and other collection notes are included as well. Localities include Pocatello, Blue Lakes, Shoshone, Arco, Dry Creek, and Big Butte. In the back of the book is a list of "Useful Plants of Idaho".

Date Range

1893

Start Date

1893

End Date

1893

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

  • Arco
  • United States
  • Pocatello
  • Big Butte
  • Blue Lakes
  • Idaho
  • Shoshone

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 2 Folder 4