Leewards survey 13, 1966

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This volume is a catalog of bird specimens collected on the Pacific Ocean on Leewards 13 in June 1966 for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. Fields include field #, species, date, position, reproduction, weight, remarks, and preparator. Field numbers span from 2231 to 2258. Species include Sterna fuscata [Onychoprion fuscatus], Procelsterna cerulea, Puffinus spp., and others. Positions are in an area of the Pacific Ocean approximately bounded by 22° to 25° N and 159° to 170° W. The remarks field includes type of preparation and some indication about molt and color notes.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 07, 1966

End Date

Jun 25, 1966

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


Pacific Ocean


  • 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


Box 198 Folder 4