Ring-billed and Franklin Gulls, Manitoba, 1955

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Moynihan, M.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1955

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Abstract

The notes document M. Moynihan's observations of Ring-billed and Franklin Gulls, 1955. Includes typed and hand written materials. Includes typed list of general comments relating to behaviors of gull chicks. Observations are in dated entries headed with type of bird. These include notes on captive chicks, their behavior, interactions, appearance, calls, and times of day of observations. There are illustrations of birds augmenting text and notations indicated by patterns. Locations include Manitoba, Canada.

Date Range

1955

Start Date

1955

End Date

1955

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Topic

  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • 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 23