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Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers, 1953-1961
Curtis Williams Sabrosky (1910-1997) was an entomologist who specialized in Diptera, especially Chloropidae. Sabrosky worked at the Systematic Entomology Laboratory of United States Department of Agriculture and at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Entomology.
This accession consists of records documenting Sabrosky's work as a representative of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Included are files relating to the development of the First International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, 1961; the Colloquium on Zoological Nomenclature, International Congress of Zoology, Copenhagen, 1953; and the Colloquium on Zoological Nomenclature, International Congress of Zoology, London, 1958.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
- International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature
- Systematic Entomology Laboratory (U.S.)
- United States. Department of Agriculture
- National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Entomology
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 87-056, Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers