Holt, field notes, 1947-1949, Acc. #371042

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Abstract

The three field books document work of Perry Holt relating to Branchiobdellida during 1947-1949. The first volume, "1-28, 1947, Georgia" covers collecting during June 1, 1947 listing specimen number, type (scientific name), locality, habitat description, possibly locality number (e.g. 9-138-1) and collector's specimen number (e.g. Holt 1-18). The second volume, "Holt-Lane, 1947" covers a list of specimens collected by Holt and Lane that contains location, number (e.g. 8-2547-1), locality, and collector(s) for 1947-1949. The third volume covers specimens collected during 1949. It is organized by specimen number (e.g. 6-1347-1) and lists locality including directions, habitat information, and description of specimen type and abundance. Locations are in, but not limited to, Georgia. Some locations are not clear.

Date Range

1947-1949

Start Date

1947

End Date

1949

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Topic

  • Branchiobdellidae
  • Freshwater invertebrates

Place

  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • Kentucky
  • Tennesse
  • Virginia
  • South Carolina

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-004

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records, 1947-1984

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives