Ring-billed Gulls, Pelican Island-Doglake, Manitoba, Canada, 1954-1955

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1954-1955

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Creator

Moynihan, M.

Abstract

The notes document M. Moynihan's observations of Ring-billed Gulls, 1954-1955. Observations describe individual and groups of gulls including habitat, sex, time of day, appearance, behavior often related to confrontation, bird songs, and counts in relation to observed behaviors. Includes type list of dated notes that reference gull observations and index of non-aerial behaviors in the wild. Locations include Pelican Island-Doglake, Manitoba, Canada.

Date Range

1954-1955

Start Date

1954

End Date

1955

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Animal behavior
  • Ethology
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Dog Lake
  • Canada
  • Manitoba

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

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 20