Chlorospingus (Bush-tanger), 1961

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Chlorospingus (Bush-tanger), 1961, Cerro Punta, Panama

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1958-1961

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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The field notes document of the behavioral observations of M. Moynihan of the Chlorospingus (Bush-tanger), September 17, 1958 - April 12, 1961. Pages are numbered. Begins with a numbered index ordered by topic. This is followed with dated, journal style entries, headed with location. They describe the behaviors and appearances of groups and individual birds as well as bird songs. Includes sketches of birds in text and markings along the left-hand margin highlighting content. Includes information about weather, time of observations. Locations include Cerro Punta, Panama.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 17, 1958

End Date

Apr 12, 1961

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  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Panama
  • Punta, Cerro


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA Acc. 01-096

Collection name

Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 8