Drawings of Lophobranch

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Creator

  • United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
  • Drayton, Joseph
  • Richard, John H.
  • United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)

Abstract

The 4 hand drawn and colored illustrations of Lophobranch were created by Joseph Drayton and John Richard from fish observed or collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. Several were created during the expedition. Drawings are of varying levels of detail and include a scientific name, multiple assigned numbers, sometimes locations, dates, and creator. Samoa is noted as a location.

Date Range

1838-1885

Start Date

1838

End Date

1885

Access Information

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Topic

Ichthyology

Place

Samoa Islands

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007186

Collection name

United States Exploring Expedition Collection, 1838-1885

Physical Description

4 illustrations

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 6 Folder 20