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list of the Rhopalocera of Barro Colorado Island, Canal Zone, Panama

E. Irving Huntington

list of the Rhopalocera of Barro Colorado Island, Canal Zone, Panama

by E. Irving Huntington

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Butterflies -- Panama -- Barro Colorado Island.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesList and new Rhopalocera from Canal Zone
    Statementby E. Irving Huntington.
    SeriesBulletin of the American Museum of Natural History -- v. 63, article 3
    ContributionsAmerican Museum of Natural History.
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. 191-230 ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18885361M

    Panama Canal Museum Page. Click on image for Society Page This website best viewed at: X Microsoft Explorer. Take a trip through the PANAMA CANAL Click Here Thru the Panama Canal in 75 Seconds Panama Canal - Profile Map Compliments of Bill Fall Panama Canal Satellite Map Courtesy of Bill Fall Canal Zone Map. Barro Colorado Island, which some Isthmian residents are barely aware exists, is a biological reserve and research station where scientists may study, observe and experiment in ideal surroundings. The island was formed in during the Canal construction days when the Chagres River was dammed and the entrapped water became what is now Lake.

    Barro Colorado Island Overview The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) and Princeton University began making plans to establish the first Forest Dynamics Site at BCI in , as part of its comprehensive program of research in tropical forest biology, which includes plant physiology, canopy biology, and animal ecology. Additionally there are letters referring to improvements to the Barro Colorado Island Laboratory; Smithsonian budget issues; and the Wright Flyer Abstract Correspondence, itinerary, news clippings, expense records, list of supplies, film notes, travel notes, and memorabilia document Alexander Wetmore's visit the Canal Zone Biological Area and.

    Historical Note. In the Institute for Research in Tropical America, a group of private foundations and universities under the auspices of the National Research Council, first established a research laboratory on Barro Colorado Island, Panama Canal Zone, in order to investigate the flora and fauna of . Subject matter includes images of structural work done at the Barro Colorado Island Laboratory; views of the Canal from Barro Colorado; location of fossils at Quebrada Coca, Herrera; examples of transportation (military vessels, automobiles); lodgings; towns and ports; examples of area terrain (shorelines, forest, wetlands, rivers); Panamanians.


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List of the Rhopalocera of Barro Colorado Island, Canal Zone, Panama by E. Irving Huntington Download PDF EPUB FB2

Barro Colorado Island (BCI) is located in the man-made Gatun Lake in the middle of the Panama island was formed when the waters of the Chagres River were dammed to form the lake in When the waters rose, they covered a significant part of the existing tropical forest, but certain hilltops remained as islands in the middle Canal Zone the has an area of km 2 ( sq mi).

A mecca for tropical biologists, Barro Colorado Island and five surrounding peninsulas provide easy access to central Panama’s of lowland tropical forest.

The 1, hectare island was formed when engineers dammed the Chagres River in to create Gatun Lake, the main channel of the Panama Canal. Travel southbound through the Panama Canal during this 6-hour tour from Panama City. With your local guide, board a bus for a minute journey to Gamboa, home of the Panama Canal Dredging Division.

Meet your vessel, the Pacific Queen, for a Canal Zone through the Gailard cut, the Pedro Miguel Locks and the Miraflores Locks/5(47). STRI grew out of a small field station established in on Barro Colorado Island in the Panama Canal Zone to become one of the world's leading tropical research organizations.

STRI's facilities provide for long-term ecological studies in the tropics and are used by some 1, visiting scientists from academic and research institutions around.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eisenmann, Eugene, Annotated list of birds of Barro Colorado Island, Panama Canal Zone. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, List and new Rhopalocera from Canal Zone. By E. Irving.

Huntington, Ernest Layton. Bell, Charles Howard Curran, Barro Colorado Entomological Expedition () and Curran Panama Expedition () Butterflies -- Panama -- Barro Colorado Island., Insects -- Panama -- Barro Colorado Island.

Publisher: New York. Gulf of Panama and Canal Zone. Established inthe Barro Colorado Nature Monument (BCNM) is located in the middle of the Panama Canal and is the largest forested area in the Panama Canal waterway.

Barro Colorado Island (BCI), together with five adjoining mainland peninsulas, forms the 5,hectare nature monument. Book Material. Published material. Publication info.

Notes: Black-and-white photographs document behavioral observations by M. Moynihan of monkeys at Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Some include dates on the reverse side and the name Smythe.

Includes 2 envelopes. Panama Canal Zone Zonians members. Anyone who ever lived, worked for, protected, or loved the Panama Canal Zone and considers it to be their. Barro Colorado is a 4,acre island in the middle of the Panama Canal. Nearly six times the size of New York's Central Park, the island is at the heart of a wildlife sanctuary that straddles surrounding peninsulas jutting into the famous waterway.

The island. A list of the Rhopalocera of Barro Colorado Island, Canal Zone, Panama. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 63(3): – pdf. Reference page. Johnson, K. & Le Crom, The "brown-frons" complex of Cyanophrys sensu lato and new sister species from Colombia and Brazil.

Willis, Edwin O., and Eugene Eisenmann. A Revised List of Birds of Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, number31 pages, 1 figure, —Three hundred and sixty-six species of birds have been recorded on or near Barro Colorado Island, a km2 forested area in Gatun Lake in the Panama Canal Zone.

Genre/Form: Online resources: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Eisenmann, Eugene, Annotated list of birds of Barro Colorado Island, Panama Canal Zone.

Barro Colorado Island (BCI) is a km2 nature reserve in the Panama Canal area, established in It has been the subject of much research and several floras have been published, describing the species (in families) that have been found on the island.

This book is intended for use as a botanical reference and an identification manual for the pollens and spores of BCI, but it will. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk.

ANNOTATED LIST OF BIRDS OF BARRO COLORADO ISLAND, PANAMA CANAL ZONE Item. Panama Railroad Company/Panama Canal Company construction and ceremonial events, (C, 6, images).

Riots and demonstrations in the Panama Canal Zone and the Republic of Panama, (PR, 2, images). Photographic Prints ( images): Student riots in the Canal Zone, Panama, (SR). These bats are locally abundant in the Panama Canal Zone, and commonly roost in buildings such as the laboratory on Barro Colorado Island where this study was carried out.

JOURNAL OF THE LEPIDOPTERISTS' SOCIETY EHRLICH, P. & A. EHRLICH, How to know the butterflies. Brown Co., Dubuque, Iowa. fIELD, \V. Panama in BHL: Open access links to more t digitized items concerning Panama in the Biodiversity Heritage Library.

Flora of Barro Colorado Island: This site is designed to accompany The Flora of Barro Colorado Island by Thomas Croat, providing. Barro Colorado Nature Monument 4 Paul Standley, a botanist with the Smithsonian Institution, first came to Panama in at the request of Jay Morrow, Governor of the Canal Zone, in order to prepare a book listing the plants along the Panama Canal.

He returned to Panama in to concentrate on the plants found on Barro Colorado Island. A man-made lake needed to capture torrential downpours to provide the canal the millions of gallons it uses every year.

With the damming a small foot mountain isolated from the mainland formed: Barro Colorado. It is located 30 km from Panama City, and is the largest island Reviews: 2. Barro Colorado, es la isla forestada más grande del Canal de Panamá y es parte del Monumento Natural Barro Colorado y sitio de una estación de investigación biológica de renombre.Once a jungle-covered mountain overlooking the Chagres River Valley, Barro Colorado Island became an island after Lake Gatún flooded during the building of the Panama Canal.

Today travelers come to the protected rain forest preserve to explore the secondary-growth forest and enjoy the park’s great BasicsBarro Colorado, managed by the Smithsonian.