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Abstract

This folder contains a report and a list documenting the plant species of Gardner Island [Nikumaroro]. The report, "Notes on the flora of Gardner Island" by C. R. Long (undated), lists species documented on Gardner in October and provides a characterization of the island's vegetation. Specimens listed in the species accounts have numbers in the range of 2452 to 2525 in Long's collecting sequence. Also in the folder is a photocopy of "Vascular plants recorded from Gardner Island" by C. R. Long, which lists plant species documented on Gardner and provides Long's collection numbers for each. Long's collections are deposited at the University of Hawaii.

Date Range

1964

Start Date

Sep 30, 1964

End Date

Sep 30, 1964

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Nikumaroro
  • Kiribati

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 208 Folder 8