Cebus apella (Brown capuchin), Barro Colorado Island, Panama; Lima, Peru Zoo, 1958-1959, 1961-1963

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1958-1963

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Creator

Moynihan, M.

Abstract

The notes document M. Moynihan's observations of Cebus apella (Brown capuchin), 1958-1959, 1961-1963. The pages are numbered. Entries are headed by location, date, and type. Observations describe time of day, age, sex, appearance, behavior, cries, and individuals and their interactions. Includes observations of primates that are pets. Notations are indicated by patterns in the left-hand column. Most if not all are in captivity. Index is organized by subject with page numbers. Locations include Barro Colorado Island, Panama; Lima, Peru Zoo.

Date Range

1958-1963

Start Date

1958

End Date

1963

Access Information

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Topic

  • Mammalogy
  • Animal behavior
  • Ethology

Place

  • Panama
  • Lima
  • Peru
  • Barro Colorado

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 15