Cacajou rubicundus (Vakari monkey), Washington Zoo; Bronx Zoo; Barro Colorado Island, Panama, 1958-1959, 1964-1965

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Moynihan, M.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1958-1965

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Abstract

The notes document M. Moynihan's observations of Cacajou rubicundus (Vakari monkey), at Washington Zoo; Bronx Zoo; and Barro Colorado Island, Panama, 1958-1959, 1964-1965. Pages are numbered. Entries are headed with location, date, and type. Observations include sex, appearance, behavior (feeding, fighting, displaying), calls, and results of discussions with animal keepers. Entries are not chronological. Includes notations indicated with patterns.

Date Range

1958-1965

Start Date

1958

End Date

1965

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Topic

  • Ethology
  • Animal behavior
  • Mammalogy

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • Barro Colorado
  • United States
  • Panama
  • Bronx Zoo

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 01-096

Collection name

Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 8