Andean Birds, Mixed Flocks, Colombia (3 of 4)

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Andean Birds, summaries, counts, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, 1965 (3 of 4)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1964-1966

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Creator

Moynihan, M.

Alternate Title

Andean Birds, summaries, counts, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, 1965 (3 of 4)

Abstract

The is the third of four folders documenting M. Moynihan's behavioral observations of Andean Birds, mixed flocks, in Peru and Ecuador, 1964-1966. Pages are numbered,and entries are headed with date and location. They include colored annotations and references to other notes. Bird characteristics recorded include type (with common name), sex, and quantity. Entries include observed behaviors with time of day, weather, bird counts, vegetation, environment (sometimes with illustrations), and totals on observation time. Locations include but are not limited to the vicinity of Tarma, Panao, and Pachu Pichu [Machupicchu], Peru, as well as Papallacta and Atacazo, Ecuador.

Date Range

1964-1966

Start Date

1964

End Date

1966

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds--Counting
  • Birds
  • Animal behavior
  • Ethology
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Panao
  • Ecuador
  • Papallacta
  • Peru
  • Machupicchu
  • Atacazo
  • Tarma

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 01-096

Collection name

Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 17