Accession no. 161595 : 1942 expedition of Leonard P. Schultz to Venezuela : record of specimens collected from Feb. 1, 1942 to May 26, 1942

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This volume is a log of specimens collected by Leonard P. Schultz and others on an expedition to Venezuela in 1942. Specimens are primarily fish, but also include crustaceans, mollusks, and other taxa. Records are entered by field or tag number, which span from U-42-1 to U-42-189 and S-42-1 to S-42-247. Collections are dated 20 February to 19 May 1942. Each record generally includes date, locality, and specimens collected. Capture method and color notes are also included for some records. A few hand-colored drawings of fish are included in the volume.

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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.






  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks

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 field book

Physical Location

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