Field notes, Zapotec Isthmus, October 2013 - May 2014

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The volume documents botanical collecting completed as part of the project, "Documentation and Revitalization of the Language and Traditional Ecological Knowledge of the Isthmus Zapotec Community." The notebook documents work conducted during October 1, 2013 to May 4, 2014. Entries are in Spanish and dated. They list names of project participants, locations information (latitude and longitude and narrative description of terrain and landmarks), altitude, type of habitat (e.g. selva baja caducifolia), flora observed (common name). Also includes notes relating to specific events and lists (e.g. directions, expenses).

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 01, 2013

End Date

May 04, 2014

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.


  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Oaxaca
  • Mexico


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-022

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, Curatorial Records, 2014-2015

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library