Smithsonian Primate Survey note cards & slides - trees, primates (4 x 6 card box)

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The note cards and images document trees and primates observed by Suzanne Ripley during 1966 - 1971. Images are organized by plant and primate, then by binomial. Each binomial includes a series of cards with date, film no., photo no., series name, and subject details that provide information about whole and trunk of tree. Folded in the card are corresponding images. Trees include types of Elaeodendron, Ficus, Garcinia, Glenniea, Grewia, Holoptelea, Ixora, Lannea, Manilkara, Sapindus, Schleichera, Sterculia, Streblus, Strychnos, Syzygium, Tamarindus, Vitex, Walsura. Primates include Macaca, Presbytis, Symphalangus. Some images and cards are organized by location: Cayo Santiago, Kasauli H. P. India, Jodhpur.

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  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Puerto Rico
  • Kasauli
  • India


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA Acc. 98-138

Collection name

Suzanne Ripley Papers, 1962-1972

Physical Description

1 box

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 8