Light, book 4, freshwater copepods, 1200-1601

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The notebook documents the field work of S. F. Light relating to freshwater copepods during 1934 - 1940. Entries are typed and handwritten, and are organized by number (1200-1601). Entries vary in content; the first set list date (nonsequential), elevation, location information, collector name, air and water temperature, and notes. Notes include specific specimens (scientific name) collected with identifier (1200.1). Later entries include a description of habitat, notes on abundance, and body of water. Locations are primarily across Oregon and California. Includes various collectors: F. Zeisenhenne, V. Scheffer, P. R. Needham, and S. F. Light.

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  • Limnology
  • Copepods
  • Freshwater Invertebrates


  • Oregon
  • United States
  • California


  • 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