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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of correspondence created and maintained by Clyde F. E. Roper, Curator and Research Zoologist Emeritus in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Most correspondence pertains to the Giant Squid/Deep Sea Expedition, 1999. Other correspondence refers to departmental matters, research, exhibitions, and collections. Materials also include notes, photographs, clippings, and drawings.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of the website of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, crawled in two parts on February 9 and 10, 2012. The website includes information about the department's staff, collections, research, and procedures. It also includes online versions of the newsletter, No Bones. Materials are in electronic format.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Meredith L. Jones (1926-1996), curator in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Jones' specialty was the study of worms. Materials also include scientific illustrations, maps, clippings, and a postcard.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of correspondence and project files of Brian Frederick Kensley, Research Zoologist in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology from 1978-2004. Kensley specialized in the systematics of decapod and isopod crustaceans, and was chairman of the Department from 1991-1995. A significant portion of these records document Kensley's work in the Seychelles and Aldabra.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Fenner Albert Chace (1908-2004), zoologist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, documenting work in the Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll, Micronesia. Chace specialized in the research of crustaceans. Materials also include scientific illustrations and a map.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Brian Frederick Kensley (1944-2004), a zoologist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Kensley specialized in the systematics of decapod and isopod crustaceans. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of C. Allan Child (1929-2011), museum specialist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes cover his collecting of marine invertebrates from around the world. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of a catalog of crustacea collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. This catalog was compiled by James Dwight Dana (1813-1895), a geologist and zoologist on this expedition. These specimens are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and this catalog was maintained by the department.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Kristian Fauchald (1935-2015), a research zoologist specializing in worms at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 1979-2015. The majority of these materials document his fieldwork in Belize, Florida, and Aldabra Island. Materials include field data sheets.
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Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Stillman Wright (1898-1989), an American limnologist. These records document fieldwork in Brazil and Argentina. Wright deposited his South American crustacean specimens with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and these field notes were maintained by the department. Materials also include maps.