Drawings of Muraenoids (two drawings removed to Box 8)

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The drawings of Muraenoids were created by Joseph Drayton or John Richard from fish observed or collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. Some drawings are black-and-white, others colored, and some have only detailed portions. Details listed include scientific name, notes, sometimes creator, and location. Two oversized drawings are located to Box 7.

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  • Fiji
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  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007186

Collection name

United States Exploring Expedition Collection, 1838-1885

Physical Description

9 Illustrations

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 6 Folder 22