A new Kingfisher from Panama

Goldman, Edward Alphonso (1911) A new Kingfisher from Panama. Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution, (Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections,56-56(27))

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Among the birds obtained in the course of the Smithsonian Biological Survey of Panama are 28 kingfishers of the Ceryle americana group. Comparison of this large series, and examination of the birds from numerous localities in northern South America and within the wide distribution area (Panama to southern United States) originally assigned to Ceryle septentrionalis Sharpe, show that two well-marked races have been united under this name...(Document contains 4 pages)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: A new Kingfisher from Panama
Personal Creator/Author:
Goldman, Edward Alphonso
Series Name: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections
Volume: 56
Number: 56(27)
Date: 1911
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Projects: SAIL Panama Canal Zone Project 2008
Issuing Agency: Smithsonian Institution
Additional Information: The Lord Baltimore Press, Baltimore, MD., U.S.A.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Kingfishers; Panama; Smithsonian Biological Survey of the Panama Canal Zone; Ceryle americana; Ceryle septentrionalis Sharpe; Ceryle americana isthmica;
Subjects: Biology
Item ID: 1136
Depositing User: Mrs. Liz DeHart
Date Deposited: 27 May 2008 19:07
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2010 16:06
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/1136

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