L. B. Smith, field notes, Brazil, 1957 - 1975

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This field book consists of a list of plants collected by L. B. Smith in Brazil in 1957-1975. Collector numbers 11333 through 16155 are included. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, and determination notes. A second list towards the back of the book has the heading "Herbaria A. Macedo numbers collected by L. B. Smith and A. Macedo in Goias, Brazil, October 13-19, 1956. This list includes collector numbers 4650-4874. Only some entries include identifications. Localities include: Capao Alto, W. Cacador, Campo Ere, Dionisio Cerqueira, Capinzal, Chapeco, Parana, Distrito Federal, Santa Catarina, and possibly others.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 12, 1957

End Date


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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Caçador
  • Chapecó
  • Dionísio Cerqueira
  • Santa Catarina
  • Brazil
  • Capinzal


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-402

Collection name

Lyman B. Smith Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 8