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Lewis & Clark as Naturalists
The Collection: Locality Information Lewis and Clark as Naturalists
Locality Name:
Pelican Island
Monona County , Iowa

Distance from Camp Dubois: 763 miles

Species Encountered:
icon-5 Pituophis catenifer Blainville
bull snake, gopher snake
August 5, 1804
icon-1 Sterna antillarum
Least Tern
August 5, 1804
icon-1 Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
White Pelican
August 8, 1804
icon-4 Equisetum arvense L.
field horsetail
August 10, 1804

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

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Distance from Camp Dubois: 763 miles

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