Pan-Stat 129-268, 1 April 1973-1978, Acc# 292580

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Field data sheets record the information about the collecting of marine invertebrates during the field trip during 1 April, 1973 - 23 July, 1978 in Panama. Locations include Punta Paitilla, Galeta Island, Fort Sherman, Venado Beach, Calebra Beach. Most data sheets include information on dates, time, sta. no., coll. by, locality, ecol. habitat, water temp., salinity, general notes. Some general notes include information on station numbers, specimens collected, tide levels, and specific location (with occasional indication of latitude and longitude). The sections have tabbed into seven sections: 129-151 1-19 April, 1973; 152-172 2-16 November, 1973; 173-186 3-13 March, 1974; 187-206 14-27 August, 1974; 212-217 9-11 June, 1975; 218-227 12-19 January, 1976; 229-234 4-8 February, 1977. There are inserts with miscellaneous information, including schedules, timetables and locations. The information was collected by multiple people, including Dawson, Newman, Jones, Kaufman. Relates to accession number 292580 at Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History.

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Start Date

Apr 01, 1973

End Date

Jul 23, 1978

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Marine invertebrates




  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-290

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, 1971-1978

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives