Field notes, Florida and Arizona, June-September, 1971

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This book includes Silberglied's notes on butterflies, Arizona, 1971. Experiment notes and cage observations, data collected, mortality notes, mating combinations are included. Primarily documents Silberglied's work with UV properties of butterfly wings. Includes charts and graphs. Two black-and-white photographs of butterflies are pasted into the back of the field book.

Date Range


Start Date

May 31, 1971

End Date

Aug 31, 1971

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  • Animals
  • Insects
  • Entomology
  • Butterflies


  • United States
  • Arizona


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Charts (graphic documents)
  • Graphs
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007316

Collection name

Robert E. Silberglied Papers, 1960-1982, with related materials to 1984

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 16 Folder 4