"old summer and winter plates" 1977-1978

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Abstract

The folder documents the work of William Osman regarding benthic marine life during the summer of 1977-1978. The first page is a narrative explanation of the data recorded in the sheets. Also contains a sheet that lists sampling dates, both in and out for old summer experimental plates and 1977-1978 winter plates for locations 100N, SOK1, SOK3, BK1, and SOK1. The data sheets are headed with form number, station ID, plate number, date exposed, stations, size, number, followed with a table of data containing: species name, form, no., species number, and counts for twelve dates. The pages are tabbed with: 100N-summer '77, SOK1-summer '77, BK1-summer '77, and SOK-winter 77-78.

Date Range

1977-1978

Start Date

1977

End Date

1978

Access Information

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Benthic animals
  • Marine biology

Place

  • United States
  • California

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-326

Collection name

Richard William Osman Papers, 1977-1981

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 9