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Collection name:
Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 4 Folder 4
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
San Blas, ArchipiƩlago de
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The 2 of 3 folders contains notes documenting M. Moynihan's observations of Cephalopoda (Squid) 1971-1972. Pages are numbered, as well as entries. Entries are headed with date, location, and type. Observations relate the appearance and behavior of individual and groups of squid. Details include time of day, water depth, quantity, sex, spatial organization (with illustrations), color and pattern of appearance, habitat, additional location information (island name), release of ink, presence of other wildlife, and observations of feeding. Includes illustrations of squid, relating to text. Locations are throughout the San Blas archipelago of Panama.
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Accession #:
SIA Acc. 01-096
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Martin H. Moynihan Papers, 1952-1996
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Moynihan, M.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project