Lourie, A., field notes, Israel, 1970

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This folder contains field notes documenting a fish collection made by A. Lowrie in Haifa Bay [Mifraẕ H̲efa] in the Mediterranean Sea in 1970. Notes are recorded on a single field data record sheet of the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center. The date, written as 12.2.70, is ambiguous. Several National Museum of Natural History catalog records of A. Lourie from Haifa Bay in Israel have 2 December 1970 as the collection date. The field data record sheet has the heading "Demersal fishes from Israel." No fish are listed on the data sheet. Collections were made by otter trawl at a capture depth of 17-30 fathoms.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 02, 1970

End Date

Dec 02, 1970

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.




  • H̲efa, Mifraẕ
  • Israel
  • Mediterranean Sea


  • 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