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Storrs Olson

Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Olson, Storrs L
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1969
Topic:
Ornithology
Birds
Skulls
Research
Ornithologists
Smithsonian Institution--Employees
Standard number:
SIA2011-1096 and 94-2478
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in "Torch," June 1969
Summary:
Storrs Olson, ornithologist and resident manager of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies, now the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, studies a bird skull in the headquarters' building. The Center is an ecological research center established on the Chesapeake Bay July 1, 1965
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 1, Folder: June 1969
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
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Priolepis ascensionis

Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Depth (m):
1.1 - 1.1
Place:
Ascension Island, Southwest Bay., Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Gobiidae Gobiinae
Published Name:
Priolepis ascensionis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
295410
Specimen Count:
4
Record Last Modified:
20 Nov 2012
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Depth (m):
1.1 - 1.1
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
3
Place:
Ascension Island, Southwest Bay., Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205841
Specimen Count:
33
Record Last Modified:
14 Apr 2011
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
2
Place:
S. Atlantic Ocean, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205839
Specimen Count:
27
Record Last Modified:
14 Apr 2011
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Preparation:
Radiograph
Prep Count:
1
Place:
S. Atlantic Ocean, Ascension Island, Rocky Tide-Pools At Turtle Shell (=Clark'S) Beach, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
18 Jun 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205840
Specimen Count:
188
Record Last Modified:
14 Apr 2011
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Pomacanthus paru

Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Place:
South Atlantic Ocean,, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Pomacanthidae
Published Name:
Pomacanthus paru
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205860
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Nov 2012
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Olson, Storrs L.

Forename:
Storrs
Middle Initial:
L.
Surname:
Olson
Occupation:
Ornithologists
Record type:
Personal name
Biographical History:
This creator is still living.
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Alexander Wetmore and Storrs L. Olson, 1976

Author:
Krantz, Victor
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
Olson, Storrs L
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Division of Birds (USNM)
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8 x 10; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1976
Topic:
Secretaries
Ornithology
Birds
Museum curators
Smithsonian Institution--Employees
Standard number:
2002-32277
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in TORCH, January 1979
Summary:
Alexander Wetmore, sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, with Storrs L. Olson, Associate Curator, examining fossil bird bones from the Lee Creek Mine, North Carolina, in the National Museum of Natural History's Division of Birds in 1976
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 3
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
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The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Editor:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1999
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
In: Olson, Storrs L., Avian paleontology at the close of the 20th century.(Proceedings of the 4th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution Washington, D. C.) pp.231-243.
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Alexander Wetmore and the study of fossil birds. Publications in avian paleontology by Alexander Wetmore. Index to fossil avian taxa described by Alexander Wetmore

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Editor:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1976
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
In: Olson, Storrs L., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 27) pp.xi-xxvi.
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Oligocene fossils bearing on the origins of the Todidae and the Momotidae (Aves: Coraciiformes)

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Editor:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1976
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
In: Olson, Storrs L., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 27) pp.111-119.
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Multiple origins of the Ciconiiformes

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1978
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Review: A Thesaurus of Bird Names: Etymology of European Lexis Through Paradigms

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2001
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
The Auk, 118(3): 815-816.
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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The relationships of the extinct Chatham Island eagle

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1984
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
Notornis, 31(4): 273-277.
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Specializations of some carotenoid-bearing feathers

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1970
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
The Condor, 72(4): 424-430.
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Taxonomic comments on the Eurylaimidae

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1971
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
Ibis, 113(4): 507-5l6.
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Countdown to Piltdown at National Geographic: The Rise and Fall of the Archaeoraptor

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2000
Topic:
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Natural History
Citation:
Backbone, 13(2): 1-3.
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Book Review: Birds Before There Were No Dinosaurs

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2004
Topic:
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Natural History
Citation:
Paleobiology, 30(2): 169-171.
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Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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In Memoriam: Pierce Brodkorb, 1908-1992

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1993
Topic:
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Natural History
Citation:
The Auk, 110(4): 911-915.
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Lamprolia as part of a South Pacific radiation of Monarchine flycatchers

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1980
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
Citation:
Notornis, 27: 7-10.
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