Brazil field notes, March 1990

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Creator

Kleiman, Devra G.

Alternate Title

Brazil field notes, February 1989, October 1989, March 1990, June 1990, February/March 1991, October 1991

Abstract

This field book contains notes from Kleiman's trip to Brazil from 15-27 March 1990. These notes document observations and playback studies with several groups of golden lion tamarins, including the Riverbanks group. The abbreviation "BH" is often used to refer to a location and may refer to the city Belo Horizonte. Kleiman also notes the presence of British film crews. Notes will occasionally mention other kinds of mammals, for example, a sphiggurus (type of porcupine). On the front of the notebook, Kleiman wrote the following summary of the content. "Field notes / visi CPRJ. Visit BH (possibly Belo Horizonte) after Collor Plan in effect. Periodic notes re: Collor Plan problems. Trip encounters between Groupo de Carlo, Pagao, Banana Ouro. Visit CPRJ -- meet Anthony R, Jeff French, Elain R, British film crew."

Date Range

1990

Start Date

Mar 15, 1990

End Date

Mar 27, 1990

Access Information

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Topic

  • Wildlife reintroduction
  • Golden lion tamarin
  • Mammalogists
  • Golden lion tamarin--Behavior

Place

Brazil

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 10 Folder 5