T. R. Soderstrom, field notes, no 2027, book 16, Colombia, Jan 1973

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This field book consists of the field notes of T. R. Soderstrom from a trip to Colombia and Brazil in 1973. Entries include notes on collected plants (including collector number 2027 and possibly others), and notes on specimens from Jardim Botanico (collector numbers 1905 through 2267 is an approximate range). Notes tend to be long and descriptive, and cover observations of growth, habitat, physical description, conjectures on flowering cycles, and other thoughts and observations. Several sketches are included throughout the book. Localities include: Cundrinamarca, Rio de Janeiro. A list of photographs can be found in the back of the book.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 23, 1973

End Date

Feb 07, 1973

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


  • Cundimarca
  • Colombia
  • Brazil
  • Rio de Janeiro


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-404

Collection name

Thomas R. Soderstrom Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


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