Standley, 45286 - 47694

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This field book consists of a list of plant specimens collected by P. C. Standley in Costa Rica, in 1926. Collector numbers 45286 through 47694 are included. Entries list collector number, scientific name or common name, locality, and date. Some entries include collection note (on tree, on log, etc.), physical description of specimen (size, color, etc.). Determinations are included on right-hand pages of the book. Localities include: Arenal, Ajotes, Tilaran, La Tejona, Q. Serena, Aquilares, Naranjas Agrias, San Jose, Pejivalle [Pejibaye], Fraijanes.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 18, 1926

End Date

Feb 13, 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


  • Tejona
  • San José
  • Arenal
  • Pejibaye
  • Fraijanes
  • Tilarán
  • Costa Rica


  • 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