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Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers, circa 1982-1983
Curtis Williams Sabrosky (1910-1997) was an entomologist who specialized in Diptera, especially Chloropidae. In 1946, Sabrosky joined the staff of the United States Department of Agriculture, first with the Bureau of Entomology and later with its Systematic Entomology Laboratory (SEL) as a Research Entomologist, and served as Research Director from 1967 to 1973. From 1980 to 1988, he was a Cooperating Scientist at SEL, as well as a Research Associate of the Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).
This accession consists of correspondence, drafts, notes, and related materials documenting Curtis W. Sabrosky's work on the revision of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, 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 88-124, Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers