Gull notes and index of notes, S. America (Guayaquil, Tierra del Fuego, Chile and Peru)

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Gull notes and index of notes, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, etc., 1955-1957 (1 of 3)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1955-1957

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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The field notes document M. Moynihan's behavioral observations on Gulls and index of notes, September 25, 1955 - October 25, 1955, South America. Pages are numbered. Begins with an index that is organized by type of bird and type of behavior. References are listed with date and page number. Indexes indicate through what date they cover content of notes. Notes cover behavior, appearance, and bird songs. Content includes illustrations and annotations. Locations include Balboa and Panama City, Panama.

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  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • South America
  • Panama
  • Panamá
  • Chile
  • Peru
  • Balboa


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 01-096

Collection name

Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

Physical Description

1 field book

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Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 25