Hobbs, Dominica, 1965

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Abstract

The sheets primarily document the field work of Horton H. Hobbs in Dominica during 1965. Includes a copy of a progress report dated November 1965 regarding fresh-water and terrestrial decopod crustacea from Dominica; hand drawn notations on drawings indicating observed physical characteristics of specimens interleaved with handwritten observations of faun behavior (headed with scientific name). Some notes on the drawings were drawn from photographs. Also includes list of dates and related station numbers, and references to field work that occurred in 1964 and 1966.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

1965

End Date

1965

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Invertebrates

Place

Dominica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-212

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives