Joseph Rosewater papers, 1958, 1963, 1978-1981 : Te Vega cruise A, International Indian Ocean Expedition (Singapore and Colombo, Ceylan), station list, October-December 1963.

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Joseph Rosewater (1928-1985) was a malacologist in the Division of Mollusks at the National Museum of Natural History. He joined the International Indian Ocean Expedition to Singapore and Colomb, Ceylan, which took place in 1963 on the schooner Te Vega, to research the marine fauna in the Indian Ocean. This folder includes six typed leaves giving the list of stations of the Te Vega schooner during the expedition, linked to the corresponding field research site, the date, the latitude and longitude, and the locality of research with the names of mollusks specimens that were found there.

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  • Mollusks--Indian Ocean
  • Marine biology--Indian Ocean


  • Singapore
  • Indian Ocean
  • Colombo


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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SIA Acc. 16-312

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Joseph Rosewater papers, 1958, 1963, 1978-1981

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1 folder

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Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1, folder 5