Primates, Miscellaneous notes and sketch, 1965

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Moynihan, M.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1965

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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These are M. Moynihan's miscellaneous observation notes on primates, 1965. Includes a sketch, map of forest near Valparaíso in Caquetá, Colombia including the primate colonies, and sketch of two primates. Includes table with links between Sag.g., C-mico.g., C-ubus m. Observation notes are organized by type of primate and indicate whether present, population abundance, demographics (sex and number of adults), and behaviors; and notes on correlation of primate cries and type. Some information is unidentified.

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  • Ethology
  • Animal behavior
  • Mammalogy


  • Colombia
  • Caquetá
  • Valparaíso


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence
  • Maps
  • Illustrations

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SIA Acc. 01-096

Collection name

Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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1 folder

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Box 2 Folder 37