Mussel accessions number 5, 8351-11234

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Abstract

Bureau of Fisheries record of mussel specimens collected during Bureau investigations, sent to the United States National Museum along with the collections. This volume contains records for tin tag numbers 8351-11234, collected circa 1901-1909 (mostly 1909). Data recorded includes tag number, species, river, locality, date, collector, remarks, and disposition. List of rivers with corresponding page numbers is included on a preliminary page. Locality: Clinch River (Virginia and Tennessee), Holston River (Virginia and Tennessee), Ohio River (Ohio), Big Sandy (Kentucky), and Tug Fork (West Virginia).

Date Range

1901-1909

Start Date

1901

End Date

1909

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Mussels
  • Mollusks

Place

  • West Virginia
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007184

Collection name

United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 17 Folder 8