Numemus Tahitiensis (Bristle-thighed curlew), 1964, 1966-1967

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Creator

  • Clapp, Roger B.
  • Amerson, A. Binion

Abstract

The black-and-white photographs were taken as part of the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program in 1964, 1966, and 1967. The photographs depict Bristle-thighed curlews on Kamome Island, Phoenix Island, and Southeast Island. Labels on the reverse of the photographs list brief captions and negative numbers. Photographs are attributed to A. B. Amerson, R. B. Clapp, and P. C. Shelton

Date Range

1964, 1966-1967

Start Date

Oct 12, 1964

End Date

Oct 30, 1967

Access Information

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Topic

  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Rawaki
  • Hawaii
  • Marshall Islands
  • Taongi
  • Pearl and Hermes Reef

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 22