Plankton Pump Data, Book 1, 1999-2000

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Abstract

The volume documents Richard Osman's field work studying plankton in south New England during October 19, 1999 - June 5, 2000. There is a pasted insert that is a comparison sheet of individuals picking on Pine Island during October 15-18, 1999. The entries are headed with location (e.g. Pine Island), date range, sample number, followed by a list of fauna type (e.g. snail, copepods) and quantity. These are sometimes followed with remarks about collecting. Some samples were collected from rafts. Some entries include drawings.

Date Range

1999-2000

Start Date

Oct 19, 1999

End Date

Jun 05, 2000

Access Information

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Benthic animals
  • Marine biology

Place

  • United States
  • New England

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-359

Collection name

Richard William Osman Papers, 1971-1974, 1989-2013

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 17