International Association for Lichenology, South African foray, 1986, label data

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This workbook was probably kept by M. E. Hale on the International Association for Lichenology South African Foray, 1 - 22 January 1986. The workbook includes printed itinerary and areas for notes. Handwritten notes on collections and travels can be found in the notes sections and on opposing pages of the workbook. Some of the longer notes include date, locality information, and observations of vegetation. Localities include: Swakopmund (Namibia), Laguneberg mountains (Namibia), Cape Cross (Namibia), Skeleton Coast (Namibia), Magoebaskloof (South Africa), Soutpansberg Mountain (South Africa), Treur River (South Africa), Mount Sheba (South Africa), Cape Town (South Africa), Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (South Africa), and others.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 01, 1986

End Date

Jan 22, 1986

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.


  • Mycology
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Cross, Cape
  • Soutpansberg
  • Cape Town
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • Swakopmund


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-427

Collection name

Mason Ellsworth Hale Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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