Hobbs, field catalog, 1933

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Abstract

The catalog documents the field work on crayfish by Horton H. Hobbs in 1931 - 1934. In the beginning of the volume Hobbs lists the type of information he records through out the volume: place, date, description, habitat (pond, stream, pool, flatwoods, etc.), part of habitat (bottom, depth of water, amount of vegetation, Sante Fe River, and Glen Springs above dam during September 1933. Entries are numbered (1 - 99). Locations are in Florida. There are also loose sheets from October 23 -25, 1936 and lists station number (e.g. 10-2336-2), date, locality, and method of collection.

Date Range

1931-1936

Start Date

1931

End Date

1936

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Crayfish
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • Florida

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-212

Collection name

Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. Papers, 1931-1985

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives