Mussel accessions number 8, 17035-19544

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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 17035-19544, collected circa 1907-1912. Data recorded includes tag number, species, river, locality, date, collector, remarks, and disposition. Locality: Illinois, Indiana, Washington, D.C., Kentucky. Bodies of water include Old Bathing Beach, Lake Champlain, Green River, Manmee River, and Wabash River.

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  • Animals
  • Mussels
  • Mollusks


  • District of Columbia
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky


  • 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


Box 17 Folder 11