Ellsworth P. Killip, Pileas and Urticaceae of South America, circa 1935

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Abstract

This item is comprised of Killip's manuscripts for an article on the discovery of new species within the genus Pilea, and an article on the the broader Urticaceae family in the Andes. The item also contains specimen labels and other notes related to this topic.

Date Range

1935

Start Date

1935

End Date

1935

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Botany
  • Pilea
  • Plants
  • Botanists

Place

  • Venezuela
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Andes
  • Chile
  • Bolivia
  • Peru

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-096

Collection name

Cinchona Project field notes, 1938-1965

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library

Sublocation

Box 3 Folders 28-30