Taylor, William Ralph, accession 212998, fish collection notes, 1953-1956, part 3

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Abstract

This binder contains field records of collections made in Louisiana in 1955 and 1956, recorded by W. R. Taylor. It is a portion (part 3 of 3) of a set of fish collection notes of William R. Taylor from 1953 to 1956. Each sheet records collections made at one locality on one day. Information on each sheet includes locality, collector, date, method of collection, and a list of the name and number of each species collected. Primary collectors are fishery crew and Victor Lambou; collections are also made by W. R. Taylor and others. Localities include rivers and lakes in Louisiana, such as Ouachita River and Lake Bistineau. The sheets at the front of the binder are numbered from FLA-001 to FLA-025.

Date Range

1955-1956

Start Date

1955

End Date

1956

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

  • Ouachita River
  • United States
  • Louisiana
  • Bistineau, Lake

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