Cruises

The Voss Marine Invertebrate Collection contains specimen that have been collected from a variety of research vessels operated by University of Miami or acquired from other institutions. Below, you will find research cruises conducted by the University of Miami aboard the R/V John Elliot Pillsbury : 

 

Cruises aboard of the R/V John Elliott Pillsbury conducted by School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, 1964-1971-

Gulf of Guinea Cruises (Eastern Atlantic):

  • Bayer, F.M., Voss, G.L., Robins C.R. 1966. The R/V Pillsbury Deep-sea Biological Expedition to the Gulf of Guinea, 1964-65 (Narrative of the cruises, biological collections gear, dredging and trawling records, and more). Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. Miami 4 (part1): 1-240. (station info)
  • Bayer, F.M., Voss, G.L., Robins C.R. 1970. The R/V Pillsbury Deep-sea Biological Expedition to the Gulf of Guinea, 1964-65. (Results on several taxonomic groups). Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. Miami 4 (part2): 241-466.

The above-mentioned volumes contain the narrative of all cruises conducted in the Gulf of Guinea: biological collections gear, dredging, trawling records, and results on several taxonomic groups. The same information is also found in the following separated reprints:

  • Voss, G. L. 1966. The R/V Pillsbury Deep-sea Biological Expedition to the Gulf of Guinea, 1964-65. Narrative of the cruises. Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. Miami 4 (part1): 1-60.
  • Voss, G. L. 1966. The R/V Pillsbury Deep-sea Biological Expedition to the Gulf of Guinea, 1964-65. Biological collections gear and its use aboard R/V Pillsbury. Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. Miami 4 (part1): 61-81.
  • Bayer, F.M. 1966. The R/V Pillsbury Deep-sea Biological Expedition to the Gulf of Guinea, 1964-65.3. Dredging and trawling records of R/V John Elliott Pillsbury for 1964 and 1965. Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. Miami 4: 82-105.

Caribbean, Central & South America Cruises (Western Atlantic):

  • Voss, G. L. 1966. Narrative of the R/V Pillsbury cruise P-6607 to the Southwestern Caribbean, July 7-22, 1966. 38 p. (sts. P317-479).
  • Voss, G. L. 1967. Narrative of the R/V Pillsbury cruise P-6703 of in the Gulf of Panama, April 29-May 11, 1967. 23 p. (sts. P480-586).
  • Staiger, J.C. 1968a. Narrative of the R/V Pillsbury cruise P-6802 to Arrowsmith Bank and Northwestern aboard, March 11-26, 1968. 24 p. (sts. P587-637).
  • Staiger, J.C. 1968b. Narrative of the R/V Pillsbury cruise P-6806 to the Southern Caribbean Sea, July 6-August 3, 1968. 71 p. (sts. P642-803).
  • Staiger, J.C. 1969. Narrative of the R/V John Elliott Pillsbury cruise P-6907 to the Antillean Arc, June 27 - July 31, 1969. 64 p. (sts. P831-1137).
  • Staiger, J.C. & G.L. Voss. 1970. Narrative of the R/V Pillsbury cruise P-7006 to Hispanola and Jamaica, June 26 – July 23, 1970. 56 p. (sts. P 1171-1305).
  • Voss, G.L. 1971a. Narrative of the R/V John Elliott Pillsbury cruise P-7101 to Central America, January 20 - February 5, 1971. 31 p. (sts. P1310-1369).
  • Voss, G.L. 1971b. Narrative of the R/V John Elliott Pillsbury cruise P-7106 to the Nares Abyssal Basin and Puerto Rico Trench. June 26 – July 13, 1971. 31 p. (sts. P1370-1403).