Mollusca notebook, 1939-1940

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Notes on mollusks collected in Florida from 30 December 1939 to 19 May 1940. Notes from Peanut Island, Lower Matecumbe Key, Miami, Hillsborough Reef, and several other localities. Recorded are notes on tides, lists of mollusks collected, descriptions of mollusks, wind direction and intensity, and other details. Some information in this notebook may overlap with information in the 1939-1940 notes from "Old collecting records, etc., 1939-1940, 1962-1973".

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 30, 1939

End Date

May 19, 1940

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  • Animals
  • Mollusks
  • Invertebrates


  • United States
  • Lower Matecumbe Key
  • Peanut Island
  • Florida
  • Miami


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 07-194

Collection name

Correspondence, 1937-2005

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 4 Folder 16