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dc.coverage.spatialSouthern North America
dc.coverage.spatialWestern South America
dc.coverage.temporal1973-07
dc.creatorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016, photographer
dc.date1973-07
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T06:50:22Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T06:50:22Z
dc.description35 mm slide; color.
dc.descriptionScientific Classification: Kingdom: Animalia; Phylum: Chordata; Class: Aves; Order: Pelecaniformes; Family: Sulidae; Genus: Sula; Genus species: Sula nebouxii.
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 66 cm; Identification: The blue-footed booby has a pale, streaked head, a dark mantle with white patches on the nape and rump, white undersides, a dark tail, and bright blue legs and feet; Habitat: Open seas, coasts, islands; Diet: Carnivore: fish; Reproduction: One to three eggs are laid on the bare ground. Both parents alternate incubating the eggs for 46 days; Social Structure: Breeding takes place at different times of the year, but all boobies nest in large colonies; Behavior: Parents incubate their eggs by covering them with their webbed feet; Status: No special status; Interesting Facts: The bright blue feet are used in courtship displays.
dc.format.mediumphotographs
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa101179
dc.identifierGarst_17220.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/54472
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G17220
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
dc.rightsColorado State University owns the rights for this material. Please contact Manuscripts at the CSU Libraries for use information: https://lib.colostate.edu/find/archives-special-collections/
dc.subjectgull-like bird
dc.subject.lcshBlue-footed booby
dc.subject.lcshSula
dc.subject.lcshBoobies (Birds)
dc.subject.lcshSulidae
dc.subject.lcshPelecaniformes
dc.subject.lcshBirds
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.subject.lcshBlue-footed booby
dc.titleTwo blue-footed boobies standing on rock
dc.typeStillImage
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