Atlapetes (Bush finches), Cerro Punta, Panama; Iquitos, Peru; Pichincha, Ecuador, 1958, 1960-1962

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Moynihan, M.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1958-1962

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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The field notes of M. Moynihan document his behavioral observations of Atlapetes (Bush finches), 1958, 1960-1962. Pages are numbered. Entries are headed with date and location. Subject matter about individual and groups of birds including appearance and changes related to behavior, songs, and illustrations of birds with notes. Includes times of day of observations. Notations differentiate by color and pattern. Locations include Cerro Punta, Panama; Iquitos, Peru; and Pichincha, Ecuador.

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  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Iquitos
  • Ecuador
  • Pichincha
  • Panama
  • Punta, Cerro
  • Peru


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

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


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