Southern Island Cruise 8, January-March 1965

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Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 8, in 1965. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Robert R. Fleet that includes field notes and travel notes from Canton (Kanton) Island, Tongareva Island, and Vostok Island. The field book includes banding data (listing band numbers 587-82658 to 757-89921); and nest counts. Envelope 2 contains a field book by Robert S. Standen that includes black-and-white and color photography lists; nest counts; bird banding data (listing band numbers 587-82613 to 587-82657). Envelope 3 contains a field book by L. N. Huber that includes banding data with band numbers 558-85788 to 767-42620.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Jun 01, 1965

End Date

Jun 16, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Bird banding
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Vostok
  • Kanton
  • Kiribati

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

3 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 47 Folder 5