Reptile and amphibian slides, circa 1968-1976

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Abstract

Four pages of slides document James Lynch's study of reptiles and amphibians during 1968-1976. The images were primarily taken in the field, but also includes a few from publications. Subject matter shows snakes, tadpoles, turtles, salamanders in habitat, and other types of wildlife. Many of the slides contain captions that include location information and common name of fauna. Most locations are in Maryland, including Severn River, Cheston Point marsh,and East shore. Includes a tag that lists types of species and related numbers for black rat snake, young black rat snake, dekay snake, garder snake, water snake, and king snake.

Date Range

1968-1976

Start Date

1968

End Date

1976

Access Information

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Topic

Herpetology

Place

  • United States
  • Severn River
  • Maryland

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Slides (photographs)

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-003

Collection name

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Research Records, 1964-1999

Physical Description

1 fieldbook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 4