Scientist Profile

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Canuto G. Manuel

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Affiliation

Commissioner, National Institute of Science and Technology

Association

    • Society for the Advancement of Research, Member
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • Phil. Assoc. for the Advancement of Science, Past President
    • Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, Member
    • Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, Member
    • American Ornithologists Union, Member
    • American Assoc. fo the Advancement of Science, Member
    • International Committee on Museums, Paris, Member
    • Academy of Zoology, India, Member
    • Society of Sigma XiMember, Member
    • Gamma Sigma Delta, Member
    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member

Employment

    • College of Agr., UP, Graduate Assistant, 1924 - 1928
    • Univ. of Michigan, Asst. Curator, 1928 - 1929
    • Univ. of Michigan, Research Fellow, 1929 - 1930
    • Institute of Fisheries Research, Research Assistant, 1930 - 1932
    • Bureau of Science, Asst. Scientist, 1932 - 1934
    • Fish and Game Admin., Dept. of Agriculture, Scientist, 1934 - 1938
    • Division of Fisheries, Technical Assistant, 1938 - 1939
    • National History Museum Division, Scientist and Chief of Section, 1940 - 1948
    • Division of Zoology, National Museum, Chief, 1958
    • National Institute of Science and Technology, Deputy Commissioner, 1958 - 1960
    • National Science Board, Member, 1958
    • Office of the President, Board of Grants to Inventors
    • National Science Dev. Board, Member
    • UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines, Member
    • Phil. Heraldry Committee, Office of the President, Member

Award

    • Bronze Plaque fo Outstanding Leadership, Pasay Homeowner's Assoc. Inc, 1957
    • Hinsdale Fellow, Univ. of Michigan, 1929
    • Fellow on Museography, UNESCO, 1951
    • Gold Star Merit Medal, Outstanding Filipino Scientist, , 1956
    • Gold Medal for Distinguished Service to FilipinoBoy Scouts, Boy Scouts of the Philippines
    • Bronze Usa for Outstanding Service to Boy Scouts, Boy Scouts of the Philippines, 1958
    • Grant to Observe Org. and Admin. of Industrial Research Association, US, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Hawaii, Japan, 1960
    • Plaque for Outstanding Civic Leadership, Pasay City Civic League, 1961

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines, BS Agriculture, 1925
    • University of Michigan, Michigan, M.S, 1929
    • University of Michigan, Michigan, Sc, D, 1932

Publication

    • Canuto, M.G., (1935) Three bird contrivances that are indirectly harmful to the Filipino farmers
    • Phil. Journal of Agricuturist Volume 6
    • Canuto, M.G., (1935 Ja) New birds from Northern Luzon, Phil. Islands
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 56/1
    • Canuto, M.G., (1931 O) Birds Predators of Common Term
    • Auk Volume 48/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1931) Larine succession in Saginaw Bay, Michigan
    • Wilson Bulletin
    • Canuto, M.G., (1925) A study of the meat supply of the City of Manila
    • Phil. Agriculturist Volume 14/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1930) Observation on the Phil. weaver
    • Munia jagori Marten. I: Breeding and associational habits Volume 19
    • Canuto, M.G., (1934) Food and feeding habits of the barred groun dove
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 55/1
    • Canuto, M.G., (1934) Observations on Phil. weaver
    • Munia jagori Marten Volume 53/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1935 F) The development of mammalogy in the Philippines
    • National Research of the Phil. Islands
    • Canuto, M.G., (1935 F) Orthinology in the Philippines
    • Manila Bulletin
    • Canuto, M.G., (1935 O) Life history snd economic importance of Cabanis weaver
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 58/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 F) Review of Phil. pigeons I
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 59/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 F) New Phil. fruit pigeons
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 59/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 Mr) Birds new and rare in the Philippines
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 59/3
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 Ap) Review of Phil. pigeons II
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 59/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 Je) Review of Phil. pigeons III
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 60/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1936 Ag) Review of Phil. pigeons IV
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 60/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1937 Mr) Bebeficial swiftlet and edible birds' nests industry in Bacuit, Palawan
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 62/3
    • Canuto, M.G., (1937 Je) A review of Phil. pigeons V
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 63/2
    • Canuto, M.G., (1937) Food of some birds about rice fields in the Philippines
    • Popular Bulletin
    • Canuto, M.G., (1939 My) Notes on a recent collection of birds from Palawan and Busuanga
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 69/1
    • Canuto, M.G., (1939 Ag) Studies on Phil. kingfishers, I
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 69/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1941 Ap) Studies on Phil. kingfishers, II
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 74/4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1949) Phil. wildlife problem
    • 7th Pacific Science Congress Volume 4
    • Canuto, M.G., (1952) Undescribed and newly recorded Phil. birds
    • American Museum Novitates Volume 1545
    • Canuto, M.G., (1953) Status of tamaraw
    • Proceedings of the 8th Pacific Science Congress of the Pacific Science Association Volume 3-A
    • Canuto, M.G., (1956) Neotypes of some Phil. birds
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 85
    • Canuto, M.G., (1957) Resident birds of Pollilo Island
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 86

Trainings

    • American Ornithologists' Union Conference, 1928, Detroit, Michigan
    • American Assoc. of Museums Conference, 1951, Philadelphia
    • 8th Pacific Science Congress, 1953, Quezon City
    • 12th UNESCO General Conference, 1962, Paris
    • 3rd Regional Meeting of Representatives of National Scientific Research Org. in S and SE Asia, 1964, Canberra, Australia