Guadeloupe plants collected by Adrien Questel

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


This item consists of typed lists of plants collected by Adrien Questel in Guadeloupe. Entries include collector numbers (2017 through 4245) and scientific names. Occasionally other brief notes on plant maturity or physical characteristics are included. Determinations by E. C. Leonard, S. F. Blake, and E. P. Killip. Material dated 1944 to 1946. Includes correspondence with W. R. Maxon.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 30, 1944

End Date

Jun 30, 1946

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.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Guadeloupe
  • Lesser Antilles


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-355

Collection name

Adrien Questel Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 1 Folder 5