Coraciiformes, index and summaries

ID: SIA Acc. 01-096

Creator: Moynihan, M.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1977-1987

Citation: Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996

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Abstract

The index and summaries relate to M. Moynihan's observations of Coraciiformes (kingfishers), 1977-1987. Pages are numbered. Summaries are headed with date, location, and type, and relate information through subheadings like habitat, behaviors (i.e.feeding, interspecific relations), appearance, and vocalizations. Indexes reference behaviors and page numbers with headings for Yellowbills, Redbills, Blackbills, and Dwarf Redbills. Locations include Mbour and Parc National de Basse-Casamance, Senegal; Orissa, India; Liberia; Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire; and Gabon.

Date Range

1977-1987

Start Date

1977

End Date

1987

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Topic

  • Ethology
  • Animals
  • Animal behavior
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Liberia
  • Gabon
  • Senegal
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Basse-Casamance, Parc National de
  • Mbour
  • Orissa
  • Abidjan
  • India

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 4 Folder 14