Pittier, Venezuela, 1917, 7006 - 7204

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Abstract

This item consists of two small collecting field books issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture and kept by Henri Pittier during collecting trip in Venezuela in 1917. The books include entries in pre-printed form fields of: Latin name, local name, dialect, field no., S. P. I. no., collector, locality, habitat, altitude, habit, height of plant, diameter breast high, flowers, fruit, special notes, uses, and date. Collector numbers 7006 through 7204 are included. Localities include Caracas and Catuche.

Date Range

1917

Start Date

Mar 05, 1917

End Date

1917

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

  • Venezuela
  • Catuche
  • Caracas

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-350

Collection name

Henri Pittier Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

2 field books

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 4