Sri Lanka field notebook, 1978

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Creator

Krombein, Karl V.

Abstract

This field book details Karl V. Krombein's work with insects, particularly wasps, in Sri Lanka from June 7th - July 29th, 1978. Dated entries include detailed descriptions of behavior with accompanying time measurements, and may include field numbers, size measurements, sex, and prey details. Information on nests, eggs, and larvae is also included. See box 16, folder 16 for audio dictation.

Date Range

1978

Start Date

Jun 07, 1978

End Date

Jul 29, 1978

Access Information

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Topic

  • Wasps
  • Entomology

Place

Sri Lanka

Form/Genre

  • 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