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Record Unit 7302

Bequaert, Joseph C. (Joseph Charles), 1886-1982

Joseph Charles Bequaert Papers, circa 1922-1949

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Bequaert, Joseph C. (Joseph Charles), 1886-1982
Title: Joseph Charles Bequaert Papers
Dates: circa 1922-1949
Quantity: 8 cu. ft. (16 document boxes)
Collection: Record Unit 7302
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These papers consist mostly of manuscripts, drawings, research notes and bibliographical citations documenting Bequaert's study of wasps, especially the family Vespidae.

Historical Note

Joseph Charles Bequaert (1886-1982), entomologist and botanist, spent most of his professional career as a faculty member of the Harvard Medical School and as Curator of Insects at the Museum of Comparative Zoology.

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Descriptive Entry

These papers consist mostly of manuscripts, drawings, research notes and bibliographical citations documenting Bequaert's study of wasps, especially the family Vespidae.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7302, Joseph Charles Bequaert Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Stenogaster

Box 1 of 16

Polybia

Box 1 of 16

Synopsis of Polybinnae

Box 1 of 16

Nectarina Brachygastra

Box 1 of 16

Mischocyttarus

Box 1 of 16

Miscellaneous notes on Polistes

Box 1 of 16

Oriental Polistes

Box 1 of 16

Box 2

Polistinae

Box 2 of 16

Polistes

Box 2 of 16

Sapygidae

Box 2 of 16

Monobia Gribodia

Box 2 of 16

Pterochilus

Box 2 of 16

Nortozumia

Box 2 of 16

Plagiolabra

Box 2 of 16

Abispa

Box 2 of 16

Pareumenes

Box 2 of 16

Pachymenes

Box 2 of 16

Sapygina

Box 2 of 16

Box 3

Masaridinae

Box 3 of 16

Solitary Vespidae of the guianas

Box 3 of 16

Jugurtia

Box 3 of 16

Paragia

Box 3 of 16

Euparagiinae

Box 3 of 16

Synagris #1

Box 3 of 16

Synagris #2

Box 3 of 16

Belonogaster

Box 3 of 16

Box 4

Ropalidia

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes P-Z

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes M-O

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes I-M

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes D-H

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes A-C

Box 4 of 16

Eumenes General

Box 4 of 16

Box 5

Vespidae of the Pacific Islands

Box 5 of 16

Hypodynerus

Box 5 of 16

Vespidae of Panama and Colombia

Box 5 of 16

Symmorphus

Box 5 of 16

Rygchium

Box 5 of 16

West Indian Vespidae

Box 5 of 16

Chilean Vespidae

Box 5 of 16

Vespidae of Trinidad

Box 5 of 16

Diploptera of Borneo

Box 5 of 16

Vespidae of Africa

Box 5 of 16

Box 6

Diploptera of the Philippines

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #1

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #2

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #3

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #4

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #5

Box 6 of 16

Odynerus #6

Box 6 of 16

Box 7

Odynerus #7

Box 7 of 16

Vespinae

Box 7 of 16

Unfinished wasp paper

Box 7 of 16

Vespinae #1 (2 folders)

Box 7 of 16

Vespinae #2

Box 7 of 16

Box 8

Zethinae

Box 8 of 16

Raphiglossinae

Box 8 of 16

Pachodynerus

Box 8 of 16

Pseudonortonia

Box 8 of 16

Alastor Rhynchalastor

Box 8 of 16

Ancistrocerus

Box 8 of 16

Gayellinae

Box 8 of 16

West Indian Vespidae

Box 8 of 16

West Indian Vespidae

Box 8 of 16

Box 9

Polistes of West Indies #1

Box 9 of 16

Polistes of West Indies #2

Box 9 of 16

Vespidae 1

Box 9 of 16

Box 10

Vespidae 2

Box 10 of 16

Vespidae 3

Box 10 of 16

Box 11

Vespidae 4

Box 11 of 16

Vespidae 5

Box 11 of 16

Box 12

Vespidae 6

Box 12 of 16

Myrmecophytes - Requisitions 4

Box 12 of 16

Box 13

Vespidae 7 and Vespidae 8

Box 13 of 16

Box 14

Vespidae 9 and Vespidae 10

Box 14 of 16

Box 15

Vespidae 11 and Vespidae Grenera

Box 15 of 16

Box 16

Final Draft - General Description of the Congo, June 1928 (3 folders)

Box 16 of 16