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Allan Hancock Foundation
Pacific Expeditions

For a key to the Price Codes, please see Ordering Information.
 
Volume 1
Fraser, C. McL. General account of the scientific work of the VELERO III in the Eastern Pacific, 1931-41. 1943.
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Historical introduction, VELERO III, Personnel, pp 1-48, plates 1-16.
B
Part 2. 
Geographical and biological associations, pp 49-258, plates 17-128.
D
Part 3. 
A ten year list of the VELERO III collecting stations, pp. 259-432, charts 1-115.
D

 

Volume 2
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Ziesenhenne, F.C. A new brittle star from the Galapagos Islands, pp 1-6, plate 1. 1935.
A
Part 2. 
Myers, G.S., and E. D. Reid. Description of a new blennioid fish of the genus Acanthemblemaria from the Pacific coast of Panama. pp 7-10, 1936.
A
Part 3.
Manter, H.W. A new genus of distomes (Trematoda) with lymphatic vessels, pp. 11-22, plate 2. 1937.
A
Part 4. 
Wilson, C. B. Parasitic copepods taken during the third Hancock Expedition to the Galapagos Islands. pp 23-30, plate 3. 1937.
A
Part 5. 
Meserve, F.G. Some monogenetic trematodes from the Galapagos Islands and the neighboring Pacific. pp 31-90, plates 4-10. 1938.
B
Part 6. 
Gilbert, P.T. Three new trematodes from the Galapagos marine iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus. pp. 91-108, plates 11-12. 1938.
A
Part 7. 
Ginsburg, Isaac. Eight new species of gobioid fishes from the American Pacific coast. pp. 109-122. 1938.
A
Part 8. 
Hanna, G.D., and L.G. Hertlein. Land and brackish water Mollusca of Cocos Island. pp. 123-136. 1938.
A
Part 9. 
Cuckler, A.C. Nematode parasites of the Galapagos land iguana. pp. 137-166, plates 13-15. 1938.
A
Part 10. 
Scott, Hugh. A new species of Nycteribiidae (Diptera, Pupipara) from islands in the Gulf of California. pp. 167-172, plate 16. 1939.
A
Part 11. 
Clark, H.L. A remarkable new genus of sea urchin (Spatangidae). pp. 173-176, plate 17. 1939.
A
Part 12. 
Strong, A.M., and L.G. Hertlein. Marine mollusks from Panama collected by the Allan Hancock Expedition to the Galapagos Islands, 1931-1932. pp. 177-246, plates 18-23. 1939.
B
Part 13. 
Coe, W.R. Revision of the nemertean fauna of the Pacific coasts of North, Central and northern South America. pp. 247-324, plates 24-31. 1940.
B
Part 14. 
Manter, H.W. Digenetic trematodes of fishes from the Galapagos Islands and the neighboring Pacific. pp 325-498, plates 32-50. 1940.
C
Part 15. 
Van Cleave, H.J. The Acanthocephala collected by the Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition, 1934. pp. 499-530, plates 51-55 1940
A
Part 16. 
Manter, H.W. The geographical distribution of digenetic trematodes of marine fishes of the tropical American Pacific. pp. 531-548. 1940.
A
Index 

 

Volume 3
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Steere, W.C. Mosses of the G. Allan Hancock Expedition of 1934, collected by Wm. R. Taylor. pp. 1-14, plate 1. 1936.
A
Part 2. 
Drouet, Francis. Myxophyceae of the G. Allan Hancock Expedition of 1934, collected by Wm. R. Taylor, pp. 15-32, plates 2-3, 1936.
A
Part 3. 
Dodge, C.W. Lichens of the G. Allan Hancock Expedition of 1934, collected by Wm. R. Taylor, pp. 33-46. 1936.
A
Part 4. 
Allan, W.E. Plankton diatoms of the Gulf of California obtained by the G. Allan Hancock Expedition of 1936. pp. 47-60, fig. 1. 1937.
A
Part 5. 
Cupp, E.E., and W.E. Allen. Plankton diatoms of the Gulf of California obtained by Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition of 1937. pp. 61-100, plates 4-15, 1 map. 1938.
A
Part 6. 
Sparrow, F.K. Jr., Phycomycetes recovered from soil samples collected by W.R. Taylor on the Allan Hancock 1939 Expedition. pp. 101-114, plates 16-17. 1940.
A
Part 7/8. 
Dawson, E.Y. Field observations on the algae of the Gulf of California. A review of the genus Rhodymenia with descriptions of new species. pp. 115-182, plates 18-30. 1941.
B
Part 9. 
Hedrick, Joyce. Some lichens from the American tropics collected by R. W. Taylor. pp. 183-188. 1942
A
Part 10. 
Dawson, E.Y. The marine algae of the Gulf of California. pp. 189-454, plates 31-77. 1944. 
D
Index 

 
Volume 4.  
Fraser, C.  McL. Hydroids
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Hydroids of the 1934 Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition. pp. 1-106, plates 1-15. 1938.
C
Part 2. 
Hydroids of the 1936 and 1937 Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions. pp. 107-128, plates 16-18. 1938.
A
Part 3. 
Hydroids of the 1932, 1933, 1935 and 1938 Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions. pp. 129-154, plates 19-21. 1938.
A
Part 4. 
Distribution of the hydroids in the collections of the Allan Hancock Expeditions. pp. 155-178. 1939.
A
Part 5. 
Hydroids of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions since March, 1938. pp. 179-336, plates 22-42. 1948.
C
Index 

 

Volume 5
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Glassell, S.A. Three new anomuran crabs from the Gulf of California. pp. 1-6. 1938.
A
Part 2. 
Garth, J.S. New brachyuran crabs from the Galapagos Islands. pp. 7-50, plates 1-10. 1939.
A
Part 3. 
Garth, J.S. Some new species of brachyuran crabs from Mexico and the Central and South American mainland. pp. 51-128, plates 11-26. 1940.
B
Part 4. 
Schmitt, W.L. The stomatopods of the west coast of America based on collections made by the Allan Hancock Expeditions, 1933-38. pp. 129-226, 33 text-figs. 1940.
C
Part 5. 
Cornwall, I.E. A new genus and species of barnacle from Ecuador. pp. 227-232, plate 27. 1941.
A
Part 6/8. 
Richards, A.G., Jr. The noctuoid moths of the Galapagos Islands from the collections of the Allan Hancock Foundation. The genus Bulia Walker in Mexico and Central America. (Lepidoptera, Phalaenidae). The male genitalia of Epipomponia multipunctata (Druce) (Lepidoptera, Epipyropidae). pp. 233-276, plates 28-34. 1941.
A
Part 9. 
Hilton, W.A. Pycnogonids from Allan Hancock Expeditions. pp. 277-340, plates 35-48. 1942.
B
Part 10. 
Garth, J.S. The littoral brachyuran fauna of the Galapagos Archipelago. pp. 341-602, plates 49-87, 1 text fig. 1946.
E
Part 11. 
Garth, J.S. Distribution studies of Galapagos Brachyura. pp. 603-638, charts 1-10. 1946.
A
Index 

 

Volume 6
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Cushman, J.A. and Irene McCulloch. A report on some arenaceous Foraminifera, pp. 1-114, plates 1-12. 1939.
C
Part 2. 
Lalicker, C.G., and Irene McCulloch. Some Textulariidae of the Pacific Ocean. pp. 115-144, plates 13-16. 1940.
A
Part 3. 
Cushman, J.A., and Irene McCulloch. Some Noniondae in the collections of the Allan Hancock Foundation. pp. 145-178, plates 17-20. 1946.
A
Part 4. 
Cushman, J.A., and Irene McCulloch. Some Virgulininae in the collections of the Allen Hancock Foundation. pp. 179-230, plates 21-28. 1942.
B
Part 5. 
Cushman, J.A., and Irene McCulloch. The species of Bulimina and related genera in the collections of the Allan Hancock Foundation. pp. 231-294, plates 29-36. 1948.
B
Part 6. 
Cushman, J.A., and Irene McCulloch. Some Lagendae in the collections of the Allen Hancock Foundation. pp. 295-364, plates 37-48. 1950.
B
Index 

 
Volume 7.  
Hartman, Olga.  Polychaetous annelids.
Price
Code
Part 1/2. 
Aphroditidae to Pisionidae. pp. 1-156, plates 1-28. New species of polychaetous annelids from Southern California. pp. 157-172, plates 29-30. 1939.
C/A
Part 3. 
Chrysopetalidae to Goniadidae, pp. 173-288, plates 31-44. 1940.
C
Part 4. 
Spionidae. Some contributions to the biology and life history of Spionidae from California, with keys to species and genera and descriptions of two new forms. pp. 289-324, plates 45-48. 1941.
A
Part 5. 
Pectinariidae with a review of all species from the Western Hemisphere. pp. 325-346, plates 49-52. 1941.
A
Index 

 

Volume 8
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Hill, Alex. A new genus of brittle stars, Amphicontus. pp. 1-6, plate 1. 1940.
A
Part 2. 
Ziesenhenne, F.C. New ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, pp. 7-60, plates 2-9. 1940.
B
Part 3. 
Deichmann, Elisabeth. The Holothurioidea collected by the VELERO III during the years 1932 to 1938. Part I. Dendrochirota. pp. 61-196, plates 10-30. 1941.
C
Part 4. 
Ziesenhenne, F.C. New Eastern Pacific sea stars. pp. 197-224, plates 31-34. 1942.
A
Part 5. 
Clark, H.L. A report on the Echini of the warmer Eastern Pacific, based on the collections of the VELERO III. pp. 225-352, plates 35-71, text-figs. 1-3. 1948.
C
Index 

 

Volume 9
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Seale, Alvin. Report on fishes from Allan Hancock Expeditions in the California Academy of Sciences. pp. 1-46, plates 1-5. 1940.
A
Part 2. 
Reid, E.D. A new genus and species of pearl fish, family Carapidae, from off Gorgona Island, Colombia. pp. 47-50, plate 6. 1940.
A
Part 3. 
Herald, E.S. A key to the pipefishes of the Pacific American coasts with descriptions of new genera and species. pp. 51-64. 1940.
A
Part 4. 
Myers, G.S., and C.B. Wade. Four new genera and ten new species of eels from the Pacific coast of tropical America. pp. 65-112, plates 7-16. 1941.
B
Part 5. 
Myers, G.S. and C.B. Wade. The Pacific American atherinid fishes of the genera Eurystole, Nectarges, Coleotropis, and Melanorhinus. pp. 113-150, plates 17-19. 1942.
A
Part 6. 
Myers, G.S. and C.B. Wade. New fishes of the families Dactyloscopidae, Microdesmidae, and Antennariidae from the west coast of Mexico and the Galapagos Islands with a brief account of the use of rotenone fish poisons in ichthyological collecting. pp. 151-180, plates 20-23. 1946.
A
Part 7/8. 
Wade, C.B. Two new genera and five new species of apodal fishes from the Eastern Pacific. New fishes in the collections of the Allan Hancock Foundation. pp. 181-238, plates 24-32. 1946.
B
Index 

 
Volume 10
Hartman, Olga. Polychaetous annelids.
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Eunicea. pp. 1-238, plates 1-18. 1944.
D
Part 2/3. 
Polychaetous annelids from California, including the descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. pp. 239-310, plates 19-26. Paraonidae, Magelonidae, Longosomidae, Ctenodrilidae, and Sabellariidae. pp. 311-390, plates 27-42. 1944.
B/B
Part 4/5. 
Capitellidae. pp. 391-482, plates 43-58. Pilargiidae. pp. 483-524, plates 59-63. 1947.
B/B
Index 

 

Volume 11
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Dickinson, M.G. Sponges of the Gulf of California. pp. 1-252, plates 1-97. 1945.
D
Part 2. 
Deichmann, Elisabeth. The Holothurioidea collected by the VELERO III and IV during the years 1932 to 1954. Part II. Aspidochirota. pp. 253-352, 9 plates. 1958.
C
Index 

 

Volume 12
Price
Code
Taylor, W.R. Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. 528 p., 100 plates. 1945.
F

 

Volume 13
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Steere, W.C. The Bryophyta of the Allan Hancock Expedition of 1939. pp. 1-4. 1946.
A
Part 2. 
Gentry, H.S. Land plants collected by the VELERO III. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 1937-1941. pp. 5-245, 15 plates, 3 maps. 1949.
D
Part 3. 
Dunkle, M.B. Plant ecology of the Channel Islands of California. pp. 247-386, 6 plates, 12 figs. 1950.
C
Index 

 
Volume 14.
Osburn, R.C. Bryozoa of the Pacific Coast of America.
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Cheilostomata Anasca. pp. 1-269, plates 1-29. 1950.
D
Part 2.
Cheilostomata Ascophora. pp. 270-611, plates 30-64. 1952.
E
Part 3. 
Cyclostomata, Ctenostomata, Entoprocta, and Addenda. pp. 612-841, plates 65-82. 1953.
D
Title Page 

 

Volume 15
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Hartman, Olga. Goniadidae, Glyceridae and Nephytidae. pp 1-181, plates 1-19, text-figs. 1-3. 1950.
C
Part 2. 
Hyman, Libbie H. Some polyclad flatworms from the Galapagos Islands. pp. 183-210. 1953.
A
Part 3. 
Hartman, Olga. Orbiniidae, Apistobranchidae, Paraonidae and Longosmidae. pp. 211-394, plates 20-44, 1 map. 1957.
C
Index 

 

Volume 16
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Durham, J.W., and J.L. Barnard. Stony corals of the eastern Pacific collected by the VELERO III and VELERO IV. pp. 1-110, plates 1-16. 1952.
C
Index 

 
Volume 17.  
Dawson, E.Y. Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico.
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Bangiales to Corallinaceae subf. Corallinoideae. pp. 1-240, 33 plates. 1953.
D
Part 2. 
Cryptonemiales (cont.). pp. 241-398, 44 plates. 1954.
C
Index 

 

Volume 18
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Barnard, J.L. Amphipoda of the family Ampeliscidae collected in the eastern Pacific by the VELERO III and VELERO IV. pp. 1-138, plates 1-38. 1954.
C
Part 2. 
Walton, B.C. The genus Pylopagurus (Crustacea: Anomura) in the Pacific with descriptions of two new species. pp. 139-173, plates 39-43. 1954.
A
Part 3. 
Barnard, J.L. The amphipod family Phoxocephalidae in the eastern Pacific Ocean, with analyses of other species and notes for a revision of the family. pp. 175-375, plates 1-75, chart 1. 1960.
D
Index 

 

Volume 19
Price
Code
Part 1.
Hartman, Olga. Quantitative survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, Southern California. 1 Preliminary results. pp 1-202, plates 1-7, 2 charts. 1955.
D
Part 2.
Summary and conclusions. 269 pp.
D

 

Volume 20
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Soot-Ryen, Tron. A report on the family Mytilidae (Pelecypoda). pp. 1-176, plates 1-10, text-figs. 1-78. 1955.
C
Part 2. 
Rost, Helen. A report on the family Arcidae (Pelecypoda). pp. 177-250, plates 11-16, text-figs. 79-95. 1955.
B

 

Volume 21
Price
Code
Garth, J.S. Brachyura of the Pacific coast of America; Oxyrhyncha: Majidae. 2 vols. (854 p., 85 plates, 9 text-figs.). 1958.
F

 
Volume 22  
Hartman, Olga, and J.L. Barnard. The benthic fauna of the deep basins off Southern California.
Price
Code
Part l. 
Introduction and preliminary report. pp. 1-68, plates 1-2, chart 1. 1958.
B
Part 2. 
Systematics, summaries and results. pp. 69-297, plates 1-19, map. 1960.
D

 

Volume 23
Price
Code
Grau, Gilbert. Pectinidae of the Eastern Pacific. 308 pp., 57 plates. 1959.
E

 

Volume 24
Price
Code
Haig, Janet. The Porcellanidae (Crustacea Anomura) of the Eastern Pacific. 440 p., 41 plates, col. front., 12 text-figs. 1960.
F

 

Volume 25
Price
Code
Hartman, Olga. Polychaetous annelids from California. 226 p., 34 plates, col. front. 1961.
D

 
Volume 26.  
Dawson, E.Y. Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico.
Price
Code
Part 1. 
Cerimiales: Ceramiaceae, Delesseriaceae. pp. 1-207, plates 1-50. 1962.
D
Index 

 

Volume 27.  
Submarine canyons of Southern California.
Price
Code
Part 1.
Topography, Water, and Sediments, by K.O. Emery and Jobst Hulsemann. 80 p., 22 figs., tables. 1963.
B
Part 2. 
Biology, by Olga Hartman. 424 p., 27 figs., tables. 1963.
F
Part 3. 
Systematics: Polychaetes, by Olga Hartman. 93 p. 45 figs. 1963.
B
Part 4. 
Systematics: Isopoda, by G. Schultz. 56 p., 15 plates. 1966.
B
Part 5. 
Systematics: Amphipoda, by J.L. Barnard. 166 p., 46 plates. 1966.
C
Series Completed.
 
 
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