Saer d'Heguert, plant lists

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Abstract

This item consists of typed lists of plants collected by J. Saer d'Heguert, possibly from 1923 to 1942. The first list is entitled "Plantae Saerianae" and includes numbers (possibly collector numbers) 4 through 310. Entries list number, scientific name, family, and description. Descriptions include common names, physical descriptions, rarity / abundance, and other notations. Entries are in Spanish. The second list is entitled "J. Saer -- Plants of Venezuela" and includes numbers (possibly collector numbers) 1 through 919. Entries include number, scientific name. Many annotations are observed on this list with some determination notes and initials.

Date Range

1923-1942

Start Date

1923

End Date

1942

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

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-349

Collection name

José Saer d'Heguert Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 4