Field book - CBCES ant data, February-June 1977

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Abstract

Field notes document the work of James Lynch relating to ants at the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies (CBCES) during February 26 - June 16, 1977. Entries are dated, headed with location information (e.g. transect number), weather and temperature, followed by details such as work completed, observations of ant activity relating to colonies, abundance, sex, and behavior. Also includes tables of data describing behavior relating to two types of bait: tuna and sugar.

Date Range

1977

Start Date

Feb 26, 1977

End Date

Jun 17, 1978

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Topic

  • Entomology
  • Ants--Behavior

Place

  • United States
  • Maryland

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-003

Collection name

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Research Records, 1964-1999

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 10 Folder 5