Ceylon field notebook, 1975


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Krombein, Karl V.


This field book details Karl V. Krombein's work with insects, particularly wasps, in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) from January 11th - February 17th, 1975. Dated entries include detailed descriptions of behavior with accompanying time measurements, and may include field numbers, size measurements, sex, and prey details.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 11, 1975

End Date

Feb 17, 1975

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  • Wasps
  • Entomology


Sri Lanka


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 02-181

Collection name

Curatorial correspondence, 1932-2000

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives