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Aplonis opaca

Collector:
J. H. Brandt  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Egg(s)
Nest(s)
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Truk Atoll, Piis Island, Chuuk State (Fsm), Truk Islands, Caroline Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
20 Feb 1959
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 7.59.P
Other USNM Catalog Number : B41768
USNM Number:
B41756
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/384cd4db1-b77f-40e6-84b3-9bc17021e2ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4168385
Online Media:

Aplonis opaca

Collector:
J. H. Brandt  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Egg(s)
Nest(s)
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Truk Atoll, Moen Island, Chuuk State (Fsm), Truk Islands, Caroline Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
29 Mar 1959
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 7.59.X
Other USNM Catalog Number : B41769
USNM Number:
B41757
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3499339f8-b0dc-4738-a629-c76cfb55e9bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4168386
Online Media:

Aplonis opaca

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
78 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Guguan Island, Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
1 Aug 1979
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Other Numbers:
Field Number : RBC 84184
S-tag Number : S11500
USNM Number:
556236
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d6935cc0-b90e-445f-88e7-6736bdfa2d63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4126229

Aplonis opaca

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
73 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Guguan Island, Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
31 Jul 1979
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Other Numbers:
Field Number : RBC 84171
S-tag Number : S11499
USNM Number:
556237
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Vertebrate Zoology
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ffb33409-536e-490c-8469-156dbc6f4e06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4126230

Aplonis opaca

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
67 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Guguan Island, Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
1 Aug 1979
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 84181
S-tag Number : S11498
USNM Number:
556238
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33f812d28-066d-40a7-a501-e75744b01556
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4126231

I am the Pain Doctor

Creator:
Baker, Dan  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (27 minutes, color sound; 1000 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Place:
Oceania
Guam
Date:
1976
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documenting the work of Chamorro traditional curer, Jaun Cepeda, on the island of Guam, Micronesia. Film discusses aspects of the history of Guam and the roots of the indigenous healing tradition practiced by contemporary Guamanian curers. Detailed are the curer's trade and indigenous ideas about the cause of disease, diagnoses and knowledge of materia medica, with examples of the physical and ritual aspects of therapy.

Legacy Keywords: Healers sirahanu Guam ; Therapy magical Guam ; Illness ideas about ; Healing massage infusions Guam ; Medicine indigenous preparation of Guam ; Spirits as cause of disease Guam ; Acculturation medical systems indigenous Guam ; Plants materia medica Guam

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Number:
HSFA 1990.2.1
Provenance:
Received from Dan Baker in 1990.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Chamorro (Micronesian people)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Citation:
I am the Pain Doctor, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1990.02
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc95b11929f-d9d6-4014-b24e-691a64ad13f3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1990-02

Aplonis opaca

Collector:
Rollin H. Baker  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Egg(s)
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Oca Point, Guam, Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
3 Jun 1945
Common name:
Micronesian Starling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sturnidae
Published Name:
Aplonis opaca
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 196 R.H.B.
USNM Number:
B40197
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d5b8e6fe-1c3f-4b9e-81ad-c31d363166d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4166847

Noteworthy Micronesian Plants 5

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1987
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96553

Geographic Checklist of Micronesian Pteridophyta and Gemnospermae

Author:
Oliver, R.  Search this
Sachet, Marie-Hélène  Search this
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1982
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96820

Nomenclature Notes on Micronesian Ferns

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1981
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96830

Noteworthy Micronesian Plants 3

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Canfield, J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1980
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96920

Noteworthy Micronesian Plants 4

Author:
Falanruw, Marjorie C.  Search this
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1980
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96921

Noteworthy Micronesian Plants. 1

Author:
Falanruw, Marjorie C.  Search this
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1975
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_97166

Noteworthy Micronesian Plants. 2

Author:
Sachet, Marie-Hélène  Search this
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1975
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_97167

Notes on Micronesian Cyperaceae

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Sachet, Marie-Hélène  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1987
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_98282

Micronesian Poaceae: Critical and Distribution Notes

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1984
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_94207

A Geographical Checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Sachet, Marie-Hélène  Search this
Oliver, Royce  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1979
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
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Botany
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_94602

A Further Study of Micronesian Polyclad Flatworms

Author:
Hyman, Libbie H.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1959
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_87333

Hawaiian Stone Pestles, Hawaiian Octopus Lure, Hawaiian Fishhook, Maori Canoe Prow, Micronesian Navigation Chart

Author:
Kaeppler, Adrienne L.  Search this
McQuaid, Matilda  Search this
McCarty, Cara  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2014
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
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Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_135960

Unusual Service to Micronesian Island

Author:
Davies, R. E. G.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1986
Topic:
Flight  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Space sciences  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_127720

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