Bolland, Okinawa, Acc. # 341664, 1990

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This collection of field data sheets document the work Robert F. Bolland in Okinawa for the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center during February 9 - December 20, 1990. Field notes relate to Accession #341664 in Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History. Description in the field data sheets varies. Most sheets list: date, field no. (RFB-2304 to 2471), time, coll. by, lat[itude], long[itude], chart, locality, ecol. habitat, water temp, tide, depth of water, depth of capture, method of capture, preservative, and general notes. Notes cover description of specimen lots, habitat, characteristics (including appearance) of specimens, related photographs, and preservation. Specimen lot descriptions are often extensive. Data sheets that contain unexpected specimens have a note at the top (e.g. snakes).

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 09, 1990

End Date

Dec 20, 1990

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  • Marine Invertebrates
  • Invertebrates


  • Japan
  • Okinawa


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-216

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, 1981-1991

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives