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Storrs Olson

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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
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
Topic:
Ornithology
Birds
Skulls
Research
Ornithologists
Smithsonian Institution--Employees
Standard number:
SIA2011-1096 and 94-2478
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Entomacrodus textilis

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Preparation:
Polyester
Prep Count:
3
Place:
S. Atlantic Ocean, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
3
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 205839
USNM Number:
RAD106542
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Fish Images
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

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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
Specimen Count:
33
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205841
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

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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
Specimen Count:
27
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205839
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Fishes
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Entomacrodus textilis

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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
Specimen Count:
188
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205840
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Pomacanthus paru

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Place:
South Atlantic Ocean,, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
19 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Pomacanthidae
Published Name:
Pomacanthus paru
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
205860
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Priolepis ascensionis

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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
Specimen Count:
4
Record Last Modified:
26 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Gobiidae Gobiinae
Published Name:
Priolepis ascensionis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
295410
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Selar crumenophthalmus

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Depth (m):
1.1 - 1.1
Preparation:
Polyester
Prep Count:
6
Place:
Ascension Island, Southwest Bay., Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
6
Record Last Modified:
14 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Carangidae
Published Name:
Selar crumenophthalmus
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 381922
USNM Number:
RAD117422
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Holocentrus adscensionis

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Preparation:
Polyester
Prep Count:
1
Place:
South Atlantic Ocean, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Beryciformes Holocentridae Holocentrinae
Published Name:
Holocentrus adscensionis
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 263108
USNM Number:
RAD118466
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Entomacrodus textilis

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Preparation:
Polyester
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
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 205840
USNM Number:
RAD106541
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Fishes
Fish Images
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

Entomacrodus textilis

view Entomacrodus textilis digital asset number 1
Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Depth (m):
1.1 - 1.1
Preparation:
Polyester
Prep Count:
3
Place:
Ascension Island, Southwest Bay., Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
3
Record Last Modified:
17 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Blenniidae Salariinae
Published Name:
Entomacrodus textilis
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 205841
USNM Number:
RAD106540
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Fishes
Fish Images
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Selar crumenophthalmus

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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
Specimen Count:
23
Notes:
10 spms x-rayed for V. G. Springer March/2005.
Record Last Modified:
14 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Carangidae
Published Name:
Selar crumenophthalmus
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
381922
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Fishes
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Holocentrus adscensionis

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Collector:
Storrs Olson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic
Place:
South Atlantic Ocean, Ascension Island, Northeast Bay, Ascension Island, Atlantic
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1970
Specimen Count:
7
Notes:
1 of orig. 8 specs. exch. to georgetown univ.
Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Beryciformes Holocentridae Holocentrinae
Published Name:
Holocentrus adscensionis
Accession Number:
290319
USNM Number:
263108
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division

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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Olson, Storrs L.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project

Alexander Wetmore and Storrs L. Olson, 1976

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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
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
Topic:
Secretaries
Ornithology
Birds
Museum curators
Smithsonian Institution--Employees
Standard number:
2002-32277
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Storrs Olson Examines Bird Skulls; Dr. Francis "Frank" S. L. Williamson at Work

view Storrs Olson Examines Bird Skulls; Dr. Francis "Frank" S. L. Williamson at Work digital asset number 1
Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Williamson, Francis S. L
Olson, Storrs L
Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
April 21, 1969
Notes:
See also number 69123
Digital contact sheet available. Frame selection featured in "The Torch," June 1969.
Summary:
Storrs Olson, resident manager of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology, now known as Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, examines bird skulls in the headquarters building; Dr. Francis "Frank" S. L. Williamson, Director of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology, at work.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1478R2]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Skin & Bones - Meet the Scientist: Storrs Olson (outdated version)

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Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-12T18:12:16.000Z
Video Title:
Skin & Bones - Meet the Scientist: Storrs Olson (outdated version)
Description:
Storrs Olson is a Curator Emeritus in the Division of Birds at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Storrs talks about his childhood collections of animals and he laughs about the rats his mother found in the freezer. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
Views:
113
Video Duration:
1 min 59 sec
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Education
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History

The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay

view The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/12813/VZ_296_Anatalavis.pdf
Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1999
Citation:
Olson, Storrs L. 1999. The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay. 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.
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

William Zimmerman [wildlife artist]

view William Zimmerman [wildlife artist] digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/8380/VZ_22_Zimmerman.pdf
Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1970
Citation:
Olson, Storrs L. 1970. William Zimmerman [wildlife artist]. Florida Naturalist, 43(2): 46-47.
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Classification of Rallidae

view Classification of Rallidae digital asset: https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/7087/VZ_44_Rallidae_classification.pdf
Author:
Olson, Storrs L.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1973
Citation:
Olson, Storrs L. 1973. Classification of Rallidae. Wilson Bulletin, 85(4): 381
Topic:
Natural History
Vertebrates
Animals
Zoology
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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