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dc.contributor.author Banko, Winston E en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-12-14 en_US
dc.date.available 2007-12-14 en_US
dc.date.issued 1979-07 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Banko WE. 1979. History of endemic Hawaiian birds: specimens in museum collections. Honolulu (HI): Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany. CPSU/UH Avian History Report, 2. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/333 en_US
dc.description Reports were scanned in black and white at a resolution of 600 dots per inch and were converted to text using Adobe Paper Capture Plug-in. en_US
dc.description.abstract Delineation of historic ranges of depopulated endemic Hawaiian birds required information inscribed on labels of museum specimens. More than 40 institutions were solicited by mail from 1966 t o 1956 for original collection data of 69 taxa. Data transcribed from 3820 specimens of extinct or endangered forms, and 1863 specimens of non-threatened species was reconstituted for purposes of documentation. Specimen accounts include currently recognized scientific, vernacular, and Hawaiian names of each species and subspecies; information on original descriptions; total number of examples extant and labels abstracted; date, locality, and name of collector; disposition of 7261 specimens (including 1638 of non-threatened taxa having unabstracted data) in each of 37 museums world-wide. Hawaiian place-names and elevations of principal collecting localities are listed and shown on maps of the six major forested Hawaiian Islands. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Hawaii Volcanoes National Park; National Park Service Contract No. CX 8000 8 0012 en_US
dc.format Reports were scanned in black and white at a resolution of 600 dots per inch and were converted to text using Adobe Paper Capture Plug-in. en_US
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Avian History Report en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries 2 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Endemic birds -- Hawaii -- History. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Bird populations -- Hawaii. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Biological specimens. en_US
dc.title History of endemic Hawaiian birds: specimens in museum collections en_US
dc.type Report en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

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    This collection presents the Avian History Reports (AHR), A Historical Synthesis of Recent Endemic Hawaiian Birds (1979-1990).

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