A. C. Smith, field book II, continued from book I, no 8275, Fiji, 1953

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This field book includes a list of plants collected by A. C. Smith in Fiji in 1953. Collector numbers 8276 through 9550 are included. Smith collected phanerogams, grasses, ferns, and cryptogams. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, local name / uses, habit, habitat, altitude (ft), date, flower and fruit notes, locality, "wood from", and no spec. Localities include: Taveuni, Waiyero, Mt. Manuka, Somosomo, Viti Levu, and possibly others. Includes a chart listing number of specimens collected of each type (phanerogams, grasses, etc.) for accession purposes.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 11, 1953

End Date

Dec 10, 1953

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


  • Fiji
  • Taveuni
  • Somosomo
  • Viti Levu


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-399

Collection name

Albert C. Smith Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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