Pickford, South Africa, maps with notations for oligochaetes

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Abstract

The map of Southwest South Africa, including Cape Town, documents the field work of Grace E. Pickford, most likely while she was a traveling scholar with Newnham College, Cambridge in South Africa during 1925-1927. Includes notations that delineate collecting sites for oligochaetes in the vicinity of Cape Town.

Date Range

1925-1927

Start Date

1925

End Date

1927

Access Information

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Topic

  • Invertebrates
  • Oligochaeta

Place

  • Cape Town
  • South Africa

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-294

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, c. 1925 - 1928

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1