United States fisheries mission to Peru, report of collection made by Milton J. Lobell, 1941

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Abstract

This volume is titled "Record of collections made by Milton J. Lobell of the United States Fisheries Mission to Peru during the period January to September 1941." Records include date, catalog number (U-02006 to U-02993), description of location, and collection method. Additional notes are sometimes recorded, including description of appearance, species name, and measurements. Localities are primarily off the coast of Peru and also include some at-sea locations in the Pacific Ocean. Loose materials in the volume include one loose sheet with illustrations of shark morphology, an envelope with a label, a list of USNM numbers (119992-120024) for specimens from the 1941 mission, and a list of localities from the 1941 mission.

Date Range

1941

Start Date

Dec 31, 1940

End Date

Aug 31, 1941

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Fishes at (301) 238-1736 to make an appointment.

Topic

Ichthyology

Place

  • Pacific Ocean
  • Peru

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007220

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.), collected notes, lists, catalogs, illustrations, and records on fishes, circa 1835-1974 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Fishes