Large colonization - north transect, retire, surface, and ongoing original data, 1978-1979 (2)

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The folder documents the work of William Osman regarding benthic marine life during 1978-1979. Data sheets are headed with form no. (e.g. 1), station ID (e.g. 15), plate no. (0002011 to 0003033), date exposed, station (e.g. 1N), size, and number (e.g. A1), followed by a table of data including species name, species number, with twelve counts and corresponding dates. Data sheets are organized with tabs that are labeled with 100N, surface 5N, and on surface. Several of the tab labels are missing.

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  • Marine Biology
  • Benthic animals
  • Marine biology


  • United States
  • California


  • 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


Box 2 Folder 2