Manning, Tunisia Survey 1972-1974, Bk.5, Maghreb Cruises

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This collection of field data sheets document the work of Raymond B. Manning during Maghreb cruises in Tunisia in June 25, 1973 - July 20, 1973, for the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History. Most sheets list: vessel, date, field no. (R1-R28), time, sta. no, coll. by, lat. and long., locality, bottom, turbidity, depth capture, method capture, preservative, and general notes. Notes provide detailed information about specimens, method capture, count, measurements, and sex. There is an insert with the list of specimens collected during Cruise 1 in June-July 1973 with data on: vessel, collector, locality (latitude and longitude), preservative, and method capture. Localities listed: Djerba, Zarat-Gabes, Kerkenah, R. Fosse de Zarat, Gulf of Gabes.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 25, 1973

End Date

Jul 20, 1973

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  • Marine Invertebrates
  • Aquatic invertebrates
  • Invertebrates


  • Gabès, Golfe de
  • Kerkennah, Iles
  • Tunisia
  • Jerba, Île de


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-217

Collection name

Raymond B. Manning Papers, 1964-1973

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives