Hobbs, Ostracod catalog

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The catalog documents Ostracods that Horton H. Hobbs, Jr., collected and photographed from 1961 to 1969. The Ostracods were taken from collected crayfish specimens. The volume includes locality, county and state, field number [location/station number] (e.g. 6-1350-11), slide number, drainage, Ostracod species and host (listed genus and species). Locations are primarily the southeast United States (North Carolina, Virginia, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee) and some places in Chihuaua, Mexico.

Date Range

1961 - 1969

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  • Limnology
  • Crayfish
  • Invertebrates
  • Ostracoda


  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky
  • Mexico
  • Alabama
  • Chihuahua
  • Virginia
  • South Carolina


  • 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