Drawing of Rhinoscopelus

ID: SIA RU007186 [SIA2018-005373]

Creator: Drayton, Joseph

Form/Genre: Scientific illustrations

Date: 1838

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 007186, Image No. SIA2018-005373

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Summary

The illustration by Joseph Drayton was created during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. The drawing is hand drawn and colored, with its scientific name and notes about location (Latitude 37, Longitude 70) and appearance. Includes notes about color. Notes that it may be in the area of Argentina.

Subject

United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 007186, Image No. SIA2018-005373

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1838
  • 1838-1842

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  • 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 [SIA2018-005373]

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