dcsimg
The BHL website is experiencing technical difficulties. We're working to resolve the problem. You can access the BHL collection via Internet Archive.
Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4
Add this to your Mendeley library Report an error

Title

Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4

Related Titles

Contained In: Richard E. Blackwelder Papers, 1926-1964

Series: SIA Acc. 96-099

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

By


Type

Book

Material

Archival material

Publication info

1936

Subjects

Barbados , Beetles , Dennery , Diary , Dominica , Entomology , Field notes , Maps , Roseau , Saint Lucia

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.96836

Find in a local library

Title

Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4

Related Titles

Contained In: Richard E. Blackwelder Papers, 1926-1964

Series: SIA Acc. 96-099

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

By

Blackwelder, Richard E.

Type

Book

Material

Archival material

Publication info

1936

Notes:

English

This journal contains field notes documenting Richard Blackwelder's research in Saint Lucia, Martinique (no specimens there), Dominica from 22 March 12 July 1936 to study insects, especially beetles. Staphylinidae is one common family of beetle collected. This journal contains 118 pages. Blackwelder provides descriptions of flora and fauna of his surrounding environment. He also includes elevations, weather information, and other observations. Abundance of insect genera is noted when applicable. Also, description on how specimens were obtained (ex. in cow dung; rotten fruit) is included. Maps for Saint Lucia and Dominica are included and are annotated to show locations of stations and route taken. Stations visited include station 205-260 (205-231, Saint Lucia; 235-260, Dominica). Examples of localities visited on these islands include Dennery and Milette Ridge on Saint Lucia and Boery River and Roseau on Dominica. Mention of rock samples taken at Dominica and quantities of insects taken on various islands on page 102. General Index on pages 104-115 and Index to Insects on pages 116-118.

Subjects

Barbados , Beetles , Dennery , Diary , Dominica , Entomology , Field notes , Maps , Roseau , Saint Lucia

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.96836

Find in a local library

Download MODS

<mods xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" version="3.0" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns="http://www.loc.gov/mods/v3" xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.loc.gov/mods/v3 http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/v3/mods-3-0.xsd">
<titleInfo>
<title>Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4</title>
</titleInfo>
<name type="personal">
<namePart>Blackwelder, Richard E.</namePart>
<role> <roleTerm type="text">creator</roleTerm>
</role>
</name>
<typeOfResource manuscript="yes">text</typeOfResource>
<genre authority="marcgt">book</genre>
<originInfo>
<dateIssued>1936</dateIssued>
<dateIssued encoding="marc" point="start" keyDate="yes">1936</dateIssued>
</originInfo>
<physicalDescription>
<form authority="marcform">print</form>
</physicalDescription><language>
<languageTerm authority="iso639-2b" type="text">English</languageTerm>
</language>
<note>English</note>
<note>This journal contains field notes documenting Richard Blackwelder&#39;s research in Saint Lucia, Martinique (no specimens there), Dominica from 22 March 12 July 1936 to study insects, especially beetles. Staphylinidae is one common family of beetle collected. This journal contains 118 pages. Blackwelder provides descriptions of flora and fauna of his surrounding environment. He also includes elevations, weather information, and other observations. Abundance of insect genera is noted when applicable. Also, description on how specimens were obtained (ex. in cow dung; rotten fruit) is included. Maps for Saint Lucia and Dominica are included and are annotated to show locations of stations and route taken. Stations visited include station 205-260 (205-231, Saint Lucia; 235-260, Dominica). Examples of localities visited on these islands include Dennery and Milette Ridge on Saint Lucia and Boery River and Roseau on Dominica. Mention of rock samples taken at Dominica and quantities of insects taken on various islands on page 102. General Index on pages 104-115 and Index to Insects on pages 116-118.</note>
<subject>
<geographic>Barbados</geographic>
</subject>
<subject>
<topic>Beetles</topic>
</subject>
<subject>
<geographic>Dennery</geographic>
</subject>
<subject>
<topic>Diary</topic>
</subject>
<subject>
<geographic>Dominica</geographic>
</subject>
<subject>
<topic>Entomology</topic>
</subject>
<subject>
<topic>Field notes</topic>
</subject>
<subject>
<topic>Maps</topic>
</subject>
<subject>
<geographic>Roseau</geographic>
</subject>
<subject>
<geographic>Saint Lucia</geographic>
</subject>
<relatedItem type="host">
<titleInfo>
<title>Richard E. Blackwelder Papers, 1926-1964</title>
</titleInfo>
</relatedItem>
<relatedItem type="series">
<titleInfo>
<title>SIA Acc. 96-099</title>
</titleInfo>
</relatedItem>
<relatedItem type="series">
<titleInfo>
<title>Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history</title>
</titleInfo>
</relatedItem>
<identifier type="uri">https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/96836</identifier>
<identifier type="doi">10.5962/bhl.title.96836</identifier>
</mods>

Download BibTeX citations

@book{bhl175026,
title = {Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4 },
copyright = {No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.},
url = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/175026},
note = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/96836 --- English --- This journal contains field notes documenting Richard Blackwelder's research in Saint Lucia, Martinique (no specimens there), Dominica from 22 March 12 July 1936 to study insects, especially beetles. Staphylinidae is one common family of beetle collected. This journal contains 118 pages. Blackwelder provides descriptions of flora and fauna of his surrounding environment. He also includes elevations, weather information, and other observations. Abundance of insect genera is noted when applicable. Also, description on how specimens were obtained (ex. in cow dung; rotten fruit) is included. Maps for Saint Lucia and Dominica are included and are annotated to show locations of stations and route taken. Stations visited include station 205-260 (205-231, Saint Lucia; 235-260, Dominica). Examples of localities visited on these islands include Dennery and Milette Ridge on Saint Lucia and Boery River and Roseau on Dominica. Mention of rock samples taken at Dominica and quantities of insects taken on various islands on page 102. General Index on pages 104-115 and Index to Insects on pages 116-118.},
publisher = {},
author = {Blackwelder, Richard E.},
year = {1936},
pages = {64},
keywords = {Barbados|Beetles|Dennery|Diary|Dominica|Entomology|Field notes|Maps|Roseau|Saint Lucia|},
}

Download RIS citations

TY - BOOK
TI - Journal of Richard E. Blackwelder, West Indies, vol. 4
UR - https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/175026
PY - 1936
N1 - English --- This journal contains field notes documenting Richard Blackwelder's research in Saint Lucia, Martinique (no specimens there), Dominica from 22 March 12 July 1936 to study insects, especially beetles. Staphylinidae is one common family of beetle collected. This journal contains 118 pages. Blackwelder provides descriptions of flora and fauna of his surrounding environment. He also includes elevations, weather information, and other observations. Abundance of insect genera is noted when applicable. Also, description on how specimens were obtained (ex. in cow dung; rotten fruit) is included. Maps for Saint Lucia and Dominica are included and are annotated to show locations of stations and route taken. Stations visited include station 205-260 (205-231, Saint Lucia; 235-260, Dominica). Examples of localities visited on these islands include Dennery and Milette Ridge on Saint Lucia and Boery River and Roseau on Dominica. Mention of rock samples taken at Dominica and quantities of insects taken on various islands on page 102. General Index on pages 104-115 and Index to Insects on pages 116-118.
AU - Blackwelder, Richard E.
KW - Barbados
KW - Beetles
KW - Dennery
KW - Diary
KW - Dominica
KW - Entomology
KW - Field notes
KW - Maps
KW - Roseau
KW - Saint Lucia
ER -