Hydrographic Sheet 1765-1766, 1886

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Abstract

The hydrographic sheet no. 1765 provides information on sea bottom specimens collected from Louisiana: South West Pass to Long. 89°35' w., no 1766: Long. 89°35' to Barataria Bay during 19 February - 11 May, 1886. Data includes date., section no., locality (latitude, longitude), fathoms, appearance, bottle no., draw.no. Party was commanded by Lieut. F. H. Cosby, U.S.N.

Date Range

1886

Start Date

1886

End Date

1886

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Topic

Marine invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • Louisiana

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-122

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology Research Records, 1856-1891, 1913, 1963, 1975, 1993-1944, 1999

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 folder 157