Field notes, Arizona and Costa Rica, 1972

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Abstract

This book includes travel and research notes by R. E. Silberglied, Costa Rica, 1972. Includes a draft of what may be a presentation that Silberglied gave on UV importance to butterflies. Also includes notes on research by others. Some small sketches of butterfly wings (noting visible colors and UV patterns) can be found throughout the book. Includes several hand-drawn maps, and a small printed map of Colombia.

Date Range

1972

Start Date

1972

End Date

1972

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Insects
  • Entomology
  • Butterflies

Place

  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches
  • Maps

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

Sublocation

Box 16 Folder 5