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

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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


Start Date

Jul 12, 1966

End Date

Aug 14, 1966

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


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


  • 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 200 Folder 10