ntific results of explorations by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross

No.XXXIV.- Report on Mollusca and Brachiopoda dredged in deep water, chiefly near the Hawaiian islands, with illustrations from hitherto unfigured species from northwest America
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Government Printing Office , Washington
Mollusks -- Hawaii., Brachiopoda -- Ha
Statementby William Healey Dall.
ContributionsUnited States National Museum.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.[675]-733, [9] leaves of plates :
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Open LibraryOL19069347M

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The US Fish Commission Steamer Albatross () sailed approximately one million miles, in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, and collected millions of organisms.

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The Albatross had a special and vital link with Smithsonian science, for the vessel was the brainchild of Spencer Baird, second Secretary of the Smithsonian. Original Tag Record, Division of Inquiry, United States Bureau of Fisheries. Volume 1, NumbersOriginal record book located in Cataloging Room Safe, Division of Fishes.

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