Field book - Barro Colorado Island, July-September 1982

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Abstract

Field notes document the work of James Lynch in Barro Colorado Island [Panama], July 30 - September 1982. The notebook contains dated entries, that include travel details, lists of birds observed, work completed (netting), types of birds caught and their sex as well as other characteristics, and observations of ant behavior. Some entries are headed with scientific name of ant, followed by description of behavior. Also contains station data, and data tables for ant behavior relating to type of bait (sugar or tuna).

Date Range

1982

Start Date

Jul 30, 1982

End Date

Sep 30, 1982

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Entomology
  • Birds
  • Ants--Behavior
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Barro Colorado
  • Panama

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-003

Collection name

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Research Records, 1964-1999

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 10 Folder 19