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Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers, 1950s-1980s
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.
These records consist of correspondence, drafts, notes, and related materials documenting Curtis W. Sabrosky's work as a delegate and President of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Much of the material concerns the development of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, 1st edition (1961), and 3rd edition (1985).
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 88-098, Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers