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Rail, study folder for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
various media and collage on paperboard
Dimensions:
closed: approx. 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Other
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Waterscape  Search this
Study  Search this
Animal\bird\rail  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.50
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fe378463-55d4-4da2-92f2-9cd08954b759
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.50

Publication #185 - Gallirallus Shar;ei (Buttikofer) Nov. Comb. a Valid Species of Rail (Rallidae) of Unknown Origin

Collection Creator::
Olson, Storrs L.  Search this
Container:
Box 10 of 11
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 93-106, Storrs L. Olson Papers
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Storrs L. Olson Papers
Storrs L. Olson Papers / Box 10
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa93-106-refidd1e6117

Animal Research Records

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
10 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (4 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Floppy disks
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Electronic records
Date:
1970-1996
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the research of J. (Jonathan) D. Ballou, Population Manager and a conservation geneticist. Animals documented in this research include Bali mynahs, grizzly bears, oryxes, tamarins, maned wolves, cheetahs, ibex, California condors, small-clawed otters, tigers, Przewalski's horses, black palm cockatoos, black rhinoceroses, wildebeests (gnus), pygmy hippopotamuses, elephant shrews, sables, elephants, marmosets, orangutans, greater galagos, Guam rails, red pandas, Micronesian kingfishers, giant pandas, and white-faced sakis. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, reproductive data, data analysis programs, notes, audiotapes, videotapes, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format, including punch cards. Some materials were created by predecessor offices, including the Office of Animal Management (through 1979), the Office of Animal Programs (1979-1984), and the Department of Zoological Research and Education (1984-1985).
Topic:
Conservation biology  Search this
Animal population genetics  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Wildlife conservation  Search this
Mynahs  Search this
Grizzly bear  Search this
Oryx  Search this
Tamarins  Search this
Maned wolf  Search this
Cheetah  Search this
Ibex  Search this
California condor  Search this
Otters  Search this
Tiger  Search this
Przewalski’s horse  Search this
Cockatoos  Search this
Black rhinoceros  Search this
Gnus  Search this
Pygmy hippopotamus  Search this
Elephant shrews  Search this
Sable  Search this
Elephants  Search this
Marmosets  Search this
Orangutan  Search this
Galagos  Search this
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Kingfishers  Search this
Giant panda  Search this
White-faced saki  Search this
Red panda  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Floppy disks
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-265, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Animal Research Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-265
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Animal Research Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-265

SPA-18 Monographic Study of Family of Rails, Rallidae

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 16 of 48
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 155, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Subject Files
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Subject Files
Subject Files / Series 1: Subject Files, 1948-1968. Arranged alphabetically by major subject categories and numerically by subtopic thereunder. / Box 16
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0155-refidd1e8124

Two new species of flightless rails (Aves : Rallidae) from the Middle Pleistocene "crane fauna" of Bermuda

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.  Search this
Wingate, D. B.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2000
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Vertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_75163

Rapid, independent evolution of flightlessness in four species of Pacific Island rails (Rallidae): an analysis based on mitochondrial sequence data

Author:
Fleischer, Robert C.  Search this
James, Helen F.  Search this
Olson, Storrs L.  Search this
Slikas, B.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2002
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Animals  Search this
Veterinary medicine  Search this
Animal health  Search this
Natural History  Search this
Vertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_70133

Wake Island Rail - Rallus wakensis

Creator:
Reid-Henry, D. M (David M.)  Search this
Physical description:
6.28 x 5.54
Type:
Scientific illustrations
Topic:
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007402 [SIA2012-0384]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
In Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396538

Kori Bustard

City:
Washington
Country:
USA
Creation Date:
2011:06:24
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nzp_NZP-20110624-108MM

Kori Bustard

City:
Washington
Country:
USA
Creation Date:
2011:06:24
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nzp_NZP-20110624-199MM

Alectoris chukar

Donor Name:
Brian Hesse  Search this
Site Name:
Ganj Dareh  Search this
Object Type:
Archaeofauna
Place:
Gamas-Ab Valley, Kermanshah Province, Iran, Asia
Accession Date:
5 Sep 1990
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Common name:
Barn owl
Bird
Black-bellied sandgrouse
Black-winged stilt
Carrion crow
Chukar partridge
Common kestrel
Common stilt
Common teal
Common wood pigeon
Dabbling duck
Eurasian kestrel
Eurasian teal
European kestrel
Great bustard
Grouse
Pied stilt
Water rail
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Aves Galliformes|Anseriformes|Columbiformes|Passeriformes|Falconiformes|Charadriiformes|Otidiformes|Pteroclidiformes|Gruiformes|Strigiformes Phasianidae|Anatidae|Columbidae|Corvidae|Falconidae|Recurvirostridae|Otididae|Pteroclididae|Rallidae|Tytonidae
Published Name:
Alectoris chukar
Anas crecca
Anas
Columba palumbus
Corvus corone
Falco tinnunculus
Himantopus himantopus
Otis tarda
Pterocles orientalis
Rallus aquaticus
Tetraoninae
Tyto alba
Aves
Accession Number:
364380
USNM Number:
A587290-0
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Anthropology
Archaeobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38bba2b93-1727-4219-b0f9-4dac6a159f6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11261118

Evolution of flightlessness in rails (Gruiformes, Rallidae) : phylogenetic, ecomorphological, and ontogenetic perspectives / by Bradley C. Livezey

Author:
Livezey, Bradley C  Search this
Physical description:
x, 654 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2003
Topic:
Rails (Birds)--Phylogeny  Search this
Rails (Birds)--Anatomy  Search this
Rails (Birds)--Morphology  Search this
Rails (Birds)--Ecology  Search this
Flightless birds--Phylogeny  Search this
Flightless birds--Anatomy  Search this
Flightless birds--Morphology  Search this
Flightless birds--Ecology  Search this
Call number:
QL671 .O58 no. 53
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_911852

S. Dillon Ripley, Keeper of The Castle

Author:
Lardner, James  Search this
Subject:
Ali, Sálim 1896-1987  Search this
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Ripley, Mary Moncrieffe Livingston  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Design  Search this
Office of Strategic Services  Search this
Poor People's Campaign  Search this
Renwick Gallery  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Physical description:
Show, p. H1
Place:
India
Date:
November 7, 1982
Topic:
Successful people  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2533

Rails: Post-partum Reflection

Author:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Subject:
Birckhead, Hugh  Search this
Pontes, Crimilda  Search this
Ripley, Mary Moncrieffe Livingston  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Date:
1981
Topic:
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Public programs  Search this
Scientific illustration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2546

Rails : a guide to the rails, crakes, gallinules and coots of the world / Barry Taylor ; illustrated by Ber van Perlo

Author:
Taylor, P. B  Search this
Physical description:
600 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1998
Topic:
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Gallinula  Search this
Coots  Search this
Call number:
QL696.G876 T395 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_558770

Fossil birds from the Oligocene Jebel Qatrani Formation, Fayum Province, Egypt / D. Tab Rasmussen, Storrs L. Olson, and Elwyn L. Simons

Author:
Rasmussen, D. Tab  Search this
Olson, Storrs L  Search this
Simons, Elwyn L  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 20 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Egypt
Fayyum (Province)
Date:
1987
Oligocene
Topic:
Birds, Fossil  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE871 .R22 1987
QE871.R22 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_332512

Prodromus of the fossil avifauna of the Hawaiian Islands / Storrs L. Olson and Helen F. James

Author:
Olson, Storrs L  Search this
James, Helen F  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Press  Search this
Physical description:
v, 59 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Hawaii
Date:
1982
Topic:
Birds, Fossil  Search this
Extinct birds  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QL1 .S664 no.365
QL1.S664 no.365
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_357803

A waterhen's worlds, by Eliot Howard

Author:
Howard, Henry Eliot 1873-1940  Search this
Physical description:
vii p., 1 l., 84 p. 2 pl. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1940
Topic:
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Call number:
QL696.G8 H68Z
QL696.G8H68Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_242405

Rails of the world : a monograph of the family Rallidae / by S. Dillon Ripley ; with forty-one paintings by J. Fenwick Lansdowne

Author:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Lansdowne, J. Fenwick (James Fenwick) 1937-  Search this
Physical description:
1 portfolio (31 p. + 41 col. plates) : col. ill. ; 36 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1984
1977
C1984
Topic:
Rallidae  Search this
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Call number:
QL696.G876 R59 1984
QL696.G876R59 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_250985

The Coot and the Moorhen / editing, text and ill., Jon Fjeldså ; photos, Naturfoto ; translated by Ian Cocker

Author:
Fjeldså, Jon 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
56 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1977
1977, c1975
Topic:
Coots  Search this
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Call number:
QL696.G876F56 E1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_105512

Three studies in bird character: bitterns, herons and water rails, written and illustrated by William Percy

Author:
Percy, William Richard Lord 1882-  Search this
Physical description:
63 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1951
[1951]
Topic:
Herons  Search this
Rails (Birds)  Search this
Call number:
QL696.A7 P4X
QL696.A7P4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_125265

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