Lachner, Ernest A., field notes, 1977

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This folder contains field notes by Ernest A. Lachner documenting his observations of fish nests during the spring of 1977. The main locality is Craig Creek at Kings Farm; other localities are on Craig Creek and Potts Creek. The locations of Craig and Potts Creek are not stated; National Museum of Natural History catalog records of E.A. Lachner from Craig Creek indicate that this locality is in Virginia. Notes provide detailed descriptions of nests encountered and nesting behavior of fish observed. They were recorded on 20 and 21 May 1977.

Date Range


Start Date

May 20, 1977

End Date

May 21, 1977

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.




  • United States
  • Virginia


  • 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 folder

Physical Location

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