Hobbs, slides, 1972

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Abstract

The seven pages of slides and notes document the field work by Horton H. Hobbs during 1972. Images show crayfish, usually alive, shortly after they were collected. Slides contain captions that vary in detail, but usually list: slide number (e.g. 1972-1-10); field number (e.g. 6-1272-1); USNM number (e.g. 144162); scientific name; county and state; sometimes sex and collector. Will also sometimes list if specimen is a type or paratype. Locations are in the southeast United States including Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee; Lake Kutubu, New Guinea. The notes include descriptions of photographs taken listed by roll number.

Date Range

1972

Start Date

1972

End Date

1972

Access Information

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Crayfish
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • North Carolina
  • New Guinea
  • Papua New Guinea
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Georgia
  • Lake Kutubu
  • Arkansas
  • South Carolina

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Slides (photographs)

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-212

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives