Columbus Iselin, cruise 81-13, Bahamas, 1981

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Abstract

This folder contains eight field data record sheets of the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center for collections made on cruise 81-13 of the Columbus Iselin in the Bahamas. Sheets are dated from 15 to 20 November 1981. Station numbers are in the range of D001 to D013. Up to four sets of geographic coordinates are recorded on each sheet (positions for gear in, gear set, haul back, and on deck). Name and number of fish collected are recorded under general notes. Capture methods include midwater trawl and 45' otter trawl. Also included in the folder are maps of the cruise track on which some station positions are plotted.

Date Range

1981

Start Date

1981

End Date

1981

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

  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Bahamas

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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 folder

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Fishes