Marshall and Gilbert Islands, 1967

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This volume is a catalog of bird specimens collected on the Marshall Islands from 29 April to 7 May 1967 for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. Collections were made on Jemo Island and islands of Taongi Atoll, Ailinginae Atoll, Bikar Atoll, and other islands of the Marshall Islands. Fields include museum number, field number, species, location, date, age, sex, and weight. Field numbers span from 52040 to 52186. Museum numbers are within the range of 543051 and 543501 and also include 498369. Species include Anous spp., Sterna fuscata [Onychoprion fuscatus], Sula spp., and others.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 29, 1967

End Date

May 07, 1967

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


Marshall Islands


  • 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 199 Folder 4