Phaethon lepturus (White-tailed tropicbird), 1964, 1968

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Abstract

The black-and-white photographs were taken as part of the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Project. The photographs depict White-tailed tropicbirds in flight and in nests. Photographs were taken in Tutuila and Jaboerukku Island and are attributed to C. D. Hackman and Phil Lehner. Labels on the reverse of the photographs include short captions, date, and location.

Date Range

1964, 1968

Start Date

Oct 18, 1964

End Date

1968

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Marshall Islands
  • Bikar
  • Tutuila
  • American Samoa

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

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

3 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 230 Folder 24