SIC 18 Christmas, March 1967


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  • Chandler, Richard D.
  • Kriesel, P.L.
  • DeLong, Robert L.

Alternate Title

SIC 18 Christmas (Chandler, Kriesel) 1967


The field book was created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 18, March 22-23, 1967. The field book by R. Chandler and P. Kriesel relates to bird banding return data collected on Christmas Island [Kiritimati] (listing band numbers 564-00801 to 645-23500). Band returns are headed with date, and include information about type of bird, age, nesting status, and number of eggs. Also includes band return data for Phoenix Island [Rawaki] recorded by R. Delong as a loose insert.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 22, 1967

End Date

Mar 23, 1967

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  • Birds
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Ornithology


  • Kiribati
  • Kiritimati
  • Rawaki


  • 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

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 59 Folder 7 Envelope 2