Brazil field notes, February 1986

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Creator

Kleiman, Devra G.

Alternate Title

Brazil field notes, May and June 1984, May 1985, February 1986, August 1987, and November 1987

Abstract

This field book contains notes dated from February 15 to March 04, 1986 and are related to observations of golden lion tamarin (GTL) and their processing and release. Events take place in several locations in Brazil including but not limited to Poço das Antas Biological Reserve and Ecoparque de Una (Una Ecopark or Una Biological Reserve). Several GTL are referred to by name, for example, Rita, Ron, Jackie, Pepe, and Marcelo. Kleiman also records notes on her meetings with the new Director of the Rio Zoo (Jardim Zoologico Do Cidade Do Rio de Janeiro), on impending deforestation in Sao Paulo that will affect black lion tamarins, and other issues. A note taped to the cover outlines the contents of the book.

Date Range

1986

Start Date

Feb 15, 1986

End Date

Mar 04, 1986

Access Information

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Topic

  • Wildlife reintroduction
  • Golden lion tamarin
  • Lion tamarins
  • Mammalogists
  • Golden lion tamarin--Behavior
  • Golden-headed lion tamarin

Place

  • Poço das Antas
  • Brazil
  • Una

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-124

Collection name

Devra G. Kleiman Papers, 1967-2010

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 9 Folder 21