Wright, Field notes, Argentina 1936

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Abstract

The field notes record information about marine invertebrates gathered by Stillman Wright in Argentina during his field trip in 1936. Locations include Laguna Chascomus, Laguna Yalca, San Roque and Cordoba. The notebook begins with the entry on 7 November, 1936. Entries provide information on date, time, water characteristics (turbidity, chemical compounds, pH), specimens collected (scientific names measurements, sex). The text is written in English and Spanish.

Date Range

1936

Start Date

1936

End Date

1936

Access Information

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Topic

Marine invertebrates

Place

  • Argentina
  • Chascomús, Laguna
  • Yalca, Laguna

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-292

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, 1933-1936

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives