Sketch of Balistoid, with notes

ID: SIA RU007186 [SIA2011-1208]

Creator: Drayton, Joseph

Form/Genre: Scientific illustrations

Date: 1840

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7186, Image No. SIA2011-1208

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Summary

Balistoid sketched by Joseph Drayton, dated June 1840, from a fish observed in Fiji United States Exploring Expedition Collection, 1838-1842.

Subject

United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7186, Image No. SIA2011-1208

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1840
  • June 1840

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Fishes
  • Ichthyology

Form/Genre

Scientific illustrations

Local number

SIA RU007186 [SIA2011-1208]

Physical description

10.25 x 7.25

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