Maxon 7 : field notes, 1 - 717, 1906

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Abstract

This field book consists of the field notes of William R. Maxon, from field work in Costa Rica in 1906. Collector numbers 1 through 717 are included. Entries include: collector number, scientific name or common name, locality, and date. Localities include: San Jose, Cartago, Turrialba, Caliblanco, Pacayas, La Palma, Santa Domingo de Mateo, Finca Novarro, and possibly others. Some rough sketches of specimens are included.

Date Range

1906

Start Date

Apr 17, 1906

End Date

May 23, 1906

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Turrialba
  • San José
  • Cartago
  • Costa Rica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-151

Collection name

William R. Maxon field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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