Cult. and Panama, 1985 to 1995

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Abstract

This field book includes the notes of Robert W. Read from 1985 to 1995. The notes document botanical collections in Panama, as well observations of plants cultivated in greenhouses. Collector numbers 85-1 through 95-2 are included. Specimen entries generally include collector number, scientific name, locality, and observations about physical appearance and abundance / rarity. Localities in Panama include: Chiriqui Province, and possibly others. Includes fruit and seed measurements.

Date Range

1985-1995

Start Date

1985

End Date

1995

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

  • Panama
  • Chiriquí, Provincia de

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Postcards

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-356

Collection name

Robert W. Read Field Books from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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