Accession Number : AD0640922

Title :   BIOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS IN PACIFIC AREA,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C PACIFIC SCIENCE BOARD

Personal Author(s) : Coolidge,Harold J.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The program of Biological Investigations in the Pacific Area during the period of March 1955 to February 1966 sponsored a series of projects designed to increase the scientific knowledge of the biological sciences in the Pacific. These included a study of Pacific Island rats, studies of tropical fishes and their zoogeography, studies of Pacific insects, and identification of scientific collections. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PACIFIC OCEAN ISLANDS, *BIOLOGY), ECOLOGY, RATS, FISHES, INSECTS, GEOGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Biology
      Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE