Ectoparasite Catalogue, Southern Island Cruise (SIC) 15, September-October 1966

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The volume documents the collecting of ectoparasites during the Southern Island Cruise (SIC) 15, September 10 and October 1966 for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. The notebook contains a table of description including field number (e.g. ES15-1a), host field number, host name (e.g. Phaethon lepturus), locality (island name or latitude and longitude), date, type of colleciton, type of parasites, remarks, and collector names. Remarks include additional information about the specimen and the host. Collectors include F. C. Thompson, L. N. Huber, and P. Woodward. Localities include at-sea and Islands: Howland, Baker, Enderbury, Hull, Phoenix [Rawaki], and Birnie.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 01, 1966

End Date

Oct 31, 1966

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  • Animals
  • Entomology
  • Birds
  • Parasites
  • Ornithology


  • Baker Island
  • Enderbury Atoll
  • United States
  • Howland Island
  • Rawaki


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-362

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Field Research Records, 1963-1967

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 9