Bulletin 135

Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Vol. 135, 2015

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Publication date for Volume 135 (1): 5 March 2015
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 135 Number 1, pages 1–96 PDF
Club Announcements 1 PDF
BARRIO, J., GARCÍA-OLAECHEA, D. & MORE, A. The avifauna of El Angolo Hunting Reserve, north-west Peru: natural history notes 6  PDF
KIRWAN, G. M., WHITTAKER, A. & ZIMMER, K. J. Interesting bird records from the Araguaia River Valley, central Brazil, with comments on conservation, distribution and taxonomy 21  PDF
FEARE, C. J., EDWARDS, H., TAYLOR, J. A., GREENWELL, P., LAROSE, C. S., MOKHOKO, E. & DINE, M. Stars in their eyes: iris colour and pattern in Common Mynas Acridotheres tristis on Denis and North Islands, Seychelles 61  PDF
SVENSSON, L. A new North African subspecies of Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 69  PDF
ACEVEDO-CHARRY, O. A., CÁRDENAS, Á., CORAL-JARAMILLO, B., DAZA DÍAZ, W., JARAMILLO, J. & FREILE, J. F. First record of Subtropical Pygmy Owl Glaucidium parkeri in the Colombian Andes 77  PDF
BRINKHUIZEN, D. M., SOLDATO, G., LAMBETH, G., LAMBETH, D., ALBÁN, N. J. & FREILE, J. F. Bluish-fronted Jacamar Galbula cyanescens in Ecuador 80  PDF
SALAMAN, P. A new subspecies of Three-striped Warbler Basileuterus tristriatus in the Serranía de San Lucas, Colombia 84  PDF
SHIRIHAI, H., DÍAZ M., H. A. & BRETAGNOLLE, V. A dark-morph White-bellied Storm Petrel Fregetta grallaria off Más Afuera (Alejandro Selkirk) Island, Juan Fernández archipelago, Chile? 87  PDF
PERPIÑÁN, D. Gravid female birds cannot be determined by visual inspection 92  PDF
SHIRIHAI, H., PYM, T. & BRETAGNOLLE, V. Response to ‘Gravid female birds cannot be determined by visual inspection’ 95  PDF
Publication date for Volume 135 (2): 6 June 2015
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 135 Number 2, pages 97–192 PDF
Club Announcements 97  PDF
ANDERSON, J. Eye colour variation in Rufous-bellied Tit Melaniparus rufiventris in western Tanzania 98  PDF
JANSEN, J. J. F. J. & VAN DER VLIET, R. E. The chequered history of the Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus on Tahiti. I: type specimens 108  PDF
VAN DER VLIET, R. E. & JANSEN, J. J. F. J. The chequered history of Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus on Tahiti. II: review of status 121  PDF
GOURAUD, C. List of type specimens of birds in the Baillon Collection (La Châtre, France). Part 1. Non-Passerines 131  PDF
DOWSETT, R. J. Comments on the ornithology of Nigeria, including amendments to the national list 154  PDF
HUME, J. P. Large-scale live capture of Passenger Pigeons Ectopistes migratorius for sporting purposes: overlooked illustrated documentation 174  PDF
FEARE, C. J. Synchrony of primary moult in pairs of Common Mynas Acridotheres tristis 185  PDF
DICKINSON, E. C. & RATY, L. The family-group name Claraviinae and its usage 188  PDF
BOND, A. L., MCCLELLAND, G. T. W., GLASS, T., HERIAN, K. & MALAN, L. Multiple records of a Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda on Inaccessible Island, Tristan da Cunha 190  PDF
Publication date for Volume 135 (3): 6 September 2015
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 135 Number 3, pages 193–280 PDF
Club Announcements 193  PDF
DONEGAN, T. M. & AVENDAÑO, J. E. ‘Bogotá’ type specimens of the hummingbird genus Adelomyia, with diagnosis of an overlooked subspecies from the East Andes of Colombia 195  PDF
SHIRIHAI, H. & BRETAGNOLLE, V. The poorly known Mohéli Shearwater Puffinus (persicus) temptator at the Comoro Islands, western Indian Ocean 216  PDF
DOWSETT, R. J. & DOWSETT-LEMAIRE, F. New avian observations from south-western Ethiopia, with a review of overlooked literature and altitudinal limits 224  PDF
CIBOIS, A., THIBAULT, J.-C., LECROY, M. & BRETAGNOLLE, V. Molecular analysis of a storm petrel specimen from the Marquesas Islands, with comments on specimens of Fregetta lineata and F. guttata 240  PDF
JACKSON, H. D. Rufous-cheeked Nightjar Caprimulgus rufigena behaviour during the breeding season in Zimbabwe 247  PDF
TENNYSON, A J. D., COOPER, J. H. & SHEPHERD, L. D. A new species of extinct Pterodroma petrel (Procellariiformes: Procellariidae) from the Chatham Islands, New Zealand 267  PDF
DICKENS, J. K., COSTA, T. V. V., MACHADO, H. D. F. & FONTCUBERTA, E. First nesting record of Band-winged Nightjar Systellura longirostris in Uruguay 278  PDF
Publication date for Volume 135 (4): 6 December 2015
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 135 Number 4, pages 281–376 PDF
Club Announcements 281  PDF
INGELS, J., DECHELLE, M., PELLETIER, V., DEVILLE, T., RIBOT, J. H. & CLAESSENS, O.  Status and distribution of Golden-rumped Euphonia Euphonia cyanocephala on the Guiana Shield, South America 284  PDF
DIAMOND, J. & BISHOP, K. D.  Avifaunas of the Kumawa and Fakfak Mountains, Indonesian New Guinea 292  PDF
DICKINSON, E. C. & CHEKE, A. S.  The authorship of the names of two birds from Réunion 337  PDF
LEVY, C.  An early description and illustration of Blue Mountain Vireo Vireo osburni 342  PDF
SHIRIHAI, H. & BRETAGNOLLE, V.  Bulweria petrels off the Comoros, south-west Indian Ocean 348  PDF
DOWSETT, R. J. & DOWSETT-LEMAIRE, F.  The status of the name ‘occidentalis Chappuis’ for the Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi 352  PDF
Index for Volume 135 (2015) 354  PDF

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