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Department of Vertebrate Zoology

Division of Birds

Alexander Wetmore
Alexander Wetmore, 1900
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Storrs L. Olson (1944- )

Resident Manager Chesapeake Bay Center at Edgewater (1968-69), Doctoral Fellowship in Birds (1971), Curator of Birds (1975-2010). Systematist and anatomist. Expert on fossil birds. Fossil discoveries of pre-human avifauna in the Hawaiian Islands led to significant contributions to systematic ornithology. Extensive fieldwork conducted around the world.

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