Southern island cruise 14, 1966 : SIC 14 (island)

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Creator

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Huber, L. N.
  • Hoff, D. I.
  • Pearson, David (David L.)
  • Bulmer, Walter, 1942-

Abstract

This volume is a catalog of bird specimens collected on Southern Island Cruise (SIC) 14 on the Pacific Ocean from 12 July to 8 August 1966 for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. Field numbers span from 6520 to 6691; records for field numbers 6649 through 6675 are empty. Locations include Baker Island, Howland Island, Swain's Island [Swains Island], Jarvis Island, and McKean and Gardner Islands [of the Phoenix Group]. Fields include field number, genus and species, date, island, sex, weight & fat cond., reproduction, remarks, dispo. spec, and recorder. Species include Sterna fuscata [Onychoprion fuscatus], Pluvialis dominica, Heteroscelus incanum [Heteroscelus incanus], and others. Remarks include molt and whether color notes were taken. Collectors include L. N. Huber, Hoff, D. Pearson, W. Bulmer, and others.

Date Range

1966

Start Date

Jul 12, 1966

End Date

Aug 14, 1966

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Kiribati
  • Jarvis Island
  • Baker Island
  • Swains Island
  • Howland Island
  • American Samoa
  • Phoenix Group

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 200 Folder 10