Standley, 42872 - 45285

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This field book consists of a list of plant specimens collected by P. C. Standley in Costa Rica, in 1925 and 1926. Collector numbers 42872 and 45285 are included. Entries list collector number, scientific name or common name, locality, and date. Some entries include collection note (moist thicket, dry field, etc.), physical description of specimen (size, color, etc.). Determinations are included on right-hand pages of the book. Localities include: Quebradillas, Santa Maria, Las Vueltas, Tilaran, Silencio, Libano, and El Arenal.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 24, 1925

End Date

Jan 19, 1926

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.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Santa María
  • Arenal
  • Silencio
  • Tilarán
  • Costa Rica
  • Quebradillas


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-406

Collection name

Paul Carpenter Standley Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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