Rolf Arthur Max Brandt, catalogue of the land and freshwater Mollusca of Thailand, 1963-1965.

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Abstract

Rolf A. M. Brandt (1917-1989) was a conchologist who published, among other works, The non-marine aquatic Mollusca of Thailand (Frankfort am Main, Waldeman Kramer, 1974). This field book is a handwritten catalogue listing numbers, species, localities and dates for specimens collection in Thailand. Are inserted notes on pieces of paper, cut envelopes with stamps and addresses of institutions (from correspondence between the Dept. of Medical Zoology in San Francisco and the Smithsonian Institution) and references from the US National Museum of Natural History. The field notes are dated from June 26, 1963 to April 1, 1965. The field book is inscribed "Fűr Dr. J. P. E. Morrisson". On the first page is written "Coll. for U. S. Nat. Mus. Washington."

Date Range

1963-1965

Start Date

Jun 26, 1963

End Date

Apr 01, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Mollusks

Place

  • Thailand
  • EACO29

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-315

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U. S.), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, curatorial records, 1893-1969

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1, folder 4