Sohns, field book, nos 701 - 1309


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Sohns, Ernest Reeves


This field book includes a list of plants collected by Ernest R. Sohns in Mexico in 1953-1954. Collector numbers 701 through 1309 are included. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, date, location, habitat ("hillside", "meadow", etc.), and occasionally rarity / abundance. Localities include: Lake Cuitzeo, Guanajuato, Morelia, Nueva Italia, Michoacan, and San Luis Potosi. Specimen labels are glued in to some pages.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 01, 1953

End Date

Sep 18, 1954

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


  • San Luis Potosí
  • Mexico
  • Nueva Italia
  • Cuitzeo, Lago de
  • Michoacán
  • Guanajuato


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-354

Collection name

Ernest Reeves Sohns Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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