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dc.contributor.authorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016
dc.contributor.authorGarst, Genevieve Sherwin, 1922-2013
dc.coverage.spatialNorth America
dc.coverage.spatialSouth America
dc.coverage.temporal1973-07
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 dactylatra.
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 74-86 cm; Identification: The blue-faced booby is mostly white with black or dark brown flight feathers and tail. Its bill and feet are yellow. The booby's facial skin is gray-black around the bill; Habitat: Tropical seas; Diet: Carnivore: fish, squid; Reproduction: Boobies form monogamous pairs, building their nests on the ground in large colonies. Females lay 1-2 eggs each year that are incubated by both parents for 43 days. If there are two eggs, the older chick will attack and eject its younger, smaller sibling from the nest. Fledging occurs at 109-151 days; Status: No special status; Interesting Facts: The blue-faced booby is the largest booby species.
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa101180
dc.identifierGarst_17270.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/54473
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G17270
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
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dc.subjectBlue-faced booby
dc.subjectgull-like bird
dc.subjectMasked booby
dc.subject.lcshMasked booby
dc.subject.lcshSula
dc.subject.lcshBoobies (Birds)
dc.subject.lcshSulidae
dc.subject.lcshPelecaniformes
dc.subject.lcshBirds
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.titleBlue-faced booby standing on rock
dc.typeStillImage
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