Brazil field notes, November 1987, #2

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This field book is part 2 of a 2 part set on the reintroduction of golden lion tamarins into the wild and documenting the Riverbanks family break up. Part 2 contains notes dated from November 12 and 13, 1987. Over the course of several days, Kleiman and her colleagues follow and observe the tamarins, noting their behavior, actions, and challenges throughout the day. Also includes chart of tamarins being observed that records tamarin's id number, study number, NZPACC#, sex, doe, tattoo, dye mark, and weight.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 02, 1987

End Date

Nov 09, 1987

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  • Golden lion tamarin--Behavior
  • Rain forest animals
  • Mammalogists
  • Golden lion tamarin
  • Wildlife reintroduction




  • 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


Box 9 Folder 21