At-sea, 1963-1966, 1968, part 2 : November 1965

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Abstract

This volume is a catalog of bird specimens collected on the Pacific Ocean from November to December 1965. There are 15 records total, with numbers from 15027 to 15041. The fields have no headings but appear to include field number, species, sex, time, location, date, gonads, weight and fat condition, remarks ("other data on McBee card"), and catalog number. Species include Phaethon rubricauda, Pluvialis dominica, Sula spp., and others. Collections were made in an area of the Pacific Ocean bounded approximately by 13° to 20° N and 161° to 173° W. The catalog number field indicates that collections were made by four collectors, identified by the initials JPT, PWW, BAH, and KEA.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Nov 09, 1965

End Date

Dec 01, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

Pacific Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 196 Folder 4