Robert P. Higgins Papers : field notes, Venezuela, California, 1985.

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Abstract

Robert P. Higgins, born in 1932, is an invertebrate zoologist who held various positions at the Smithsonian Institution and the National Museum of Natural History, 1968-1996. The Smithsonian Institution Archives house field notes that document his collecting trips around the world. This field book concerns a field trip made in 1985 to Venezuela and California, from May 14 to November 20, 1985. The notes include names of scientists, names and coordinates of stations, with their conditions and observed specimens.

Date Range

1985

Start Date

May 14, 1985

End Date

Nov 20, 1985

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Topic

  • Marine invertebrates
  • Marine invertebrates--California
  • Marine invertebrates--Pacific Coast (South America)--Identification
  • Zoology

Place

  • Venezuela
  • California

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-105

Collection name

Robert P. Higgins Papers, 1957-1960, 1963-1965, 1968, 1972, 1976-1993

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1, folder 12