Brazil field notes, June 1990

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This field book contains notes from Kleiman's trip to Brazil from 15-27 March 1990. These notes document field research on black lion tamarins (blt) in the Morro do Diabo State Park. Kleiman provides a mostly narrative account of focals, observations, and playback studies. Many notes on the calls of blts. Notes on meetings and discussions with colleagues are also included. A note on the cover summarizing notebook content provides the following additional information. "Long encounters between Poco Pequeno and Cacador. Testing user of PBs for census with cassana females Lucia and Vanessa. Following Aristedes group: how many LCs before encounter? First visit to União : PB but no response. Staff on strike -- 1990 fire and ↓$."

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 15, 1990

End Date

Mar 27, 1990

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


  • Diabo, Morro do
  • Brazil
  • Poço das Antas


  • 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 10 Folder 5