Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Higgins, Robert P.
Robert P. Higgins Papers, 1992, undated
This accession consists of video recordings documenting meiofauna. The original footage was taken at the Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce by Robert P. Higgins, a systematic invertebrate zoologist and ecologist as well as Curator in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology at the National Museum of Natural History, 1978-1996. In 1992, the original footage was used by the American Society of Zoologists in cooperation with the National Museum of Natural History to produce a 20 minute educational video, "Cryptic Fauna of Marine Sand." In addition to the original footage and the educational video, materials include a video directory and other documentation associated with the videotapes.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Higgins, Robert P.
- National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Invertebrate Zoology
- National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce
- American Society of Zoologists
- Cryptic Fauna of Marine Sand (Video recording : 1992)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-175, Robert P. Higgins Papers