Light, running notes and identifications, September 1940

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of S. F. Light relating to freshwater copepods during September 1940. Also contains entries relating to the Lone Tree Pond Collections. These notes cover April 1935, and contain number (e.g. LJ-A-1), location information, habitat, type of specimens collected (scientific name). Identified locations are in lower California [Baja California] in Mexico. Some entries describe weather and travel conditions.

Date Range

1935, 1940

Start Date

1935

End Date

1940

Access Information

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Copepods
  • Freshwater Invertebrates

Place

  • Baja California
  • Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-297

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, c. 1910 - 1947

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives