1962-1965 Andean Birds Mixed Flockes, Colombia, (4 of 4)

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1963-1966

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Abstract

The is the four of four folders documenting M. Moynihan's behavioral observations of Andean Birds, mixed flocks, in Peru and Bolivia, 1963-1966. Pages are numbered,and entries are headed with date and location. Entries include observation with time of day, elevation, weather, as well as descriptions of changes in appearance, behavior, and bird songs. Birds are identified by type (common name), position relative to observer, quantity, and sometimes color. Locations are include but are not limited to Machu Pichu [Machupicchu] in Peru as well as Ovejuyo and la Paz, Bolivia.

Date Range

1963-1966

Start Date

1963

End Date

1966

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Topic

  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Ovejuyo
  • La Paz
  • Bolivia
  • Peru
  • Machupicchu

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 18