Bulletin 136

Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Vol. 136, 2016

136(1) | 136(2) | 136(3) | 136(4)

Publication date for Volume 136 (1): 5 March 2016
Club Announcements 1
REEVE, A. H. & RABENAK, S. New distributional information for the birds of Flores, Indonesia, including new localities for the Endangered Flores Scops Owl Otus alfredi 3
DONEGAN, T. M. The pigeon names Columba livia, ‘C. domestica’ and C. oenas and their type specimens 14
JANSEN, J. J. F. J. & ROE, R. S. The complicated early nomenclature of Yellow-tufted Honeyeater Lichenostomus melanops, and the watercolours examined by John Latham 28
RYALL, C. Further records and updates of range expansion in House Crow Corvus splendens 39
INGELS, J., CLÉMENT, M., FERNANDEZ, M., GAZEL, G., PELLETIER, V., RUFRAY, V. & CLAESSENS, O. Nesting of Smoky-fronted Tody-Flycatcher Poecilotriccus fumifrons in French Guiana 46
NASCIMENTO DE MELO, T. Foraging behaviour and nest description of Rufous-breasted Piculet Picumnus rufiventris 53
BLACK, A. Reappraisal of plumage and morphometric diversity in Thick-billed Grasswren Amytornis modestus (North, 1902), with description of a new subspecies 58
VARLEY, Z., COOPER, J. H. & PRŶS-JONES, R. Rediscovery of a long misattributed and misidentified Darwin Beagle bird specimen 69
Publication date for Volume 136 (2): 6 June 2016
Club Announcements 73
FINCH, B. W., HUNTER, N. D., WINKELMANN, I., MANZANO-VARGAS, K., NJOROGE, P., FJELDSÅ, J. & GILBERT, M. T. P. Redefining the taxonomy of the all-black and pied boubous (Laniarius spp.) in coastal Kenya and Somalia 74
BRUCE, M., BAHR, N. & DAVID, N. Pampusanna vs. Pampusana: a nomenclatural conundrum resolved, along with associated errors and oversights 86
HERING, J., WINKLER, H. & STEINHEIMER, F. D. A new subspecies of Eurasian Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus in Egypt 101
HORTON, P., VAN GROUW, H. & JOHNSTONE, R. E. Clarifying collection details of specimens from Champion Bay, Western Australia, held in the Natural History Museum, Tring 129
HOLLIER, J. & HOLLIER, A. Louis-Albert Necker (1786–1861) and Henri de Saussure (1829–1905)—two early contributors to the ornithological collection of the Muséum d’histoire naturelle de Genève 139
KENNEDY, A. S. & MARSH, R. M. First record of Crested Honey Buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus for Kenya and East Africa 145
LAMONT, M. M. Territorial and courtship displays of Mauritius Cuckooshrike Lalage typica 147
PRŶS-JONES, R. P. & COLLAR, N. J. The May 1924 Meinertzhagen record of cranes over London 149
CASTRO TEIXEIRA, R. S., OTOCH, R. & RAPOSO, M. A. First record of Northern Gannet Morus bassanus in the Southern Hemisphere 151
Publication date for Volume 136 (3): 6 September 2016
Club Announcements 153
BROOKS, D. M., AIBAR, P., BUCUR, P., ROSSI, R. & GREENEY, H. F. Breeding biology of Yellow-browed Antbird Hypocnemis hypoxantha 156
HORVATH, E. G. & BENNETT, C. C. New records of distribution and nesting of two species of Cypseloidine swifts in western Panama, with notes on additional species 162
VAN GROUW, H. & HUME, J. P. The history and morphology of Lord Howe Gallinule or Swamphen Porphyrio albus (Rallidae) 172
MARÍN, M. Breeding biology and natural history notes for White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris in Costa Rica 199
 ZONFRILLO, B.  A further specimen of the extinct Jamaica Petrel Pterodroma caribbaea (Carte, 1866)  209
 BOND, A. L. & GLASS, T.  First record of Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus on Tristan da Cunha, South Atlantic Ocean  214
 MELO, T. N. & XAVIER, R. S. Description of the nest and parental care of Spotted Tanager Tangara punctata  216
Publication date for Volume 136 (4): 6 December 2016
Club Announcements 221
HRUSKA, J. P., DZIELSKI, S. A., VAN DOREN, B. M. & HITE, J. M. Notes on the avifauna of the northern Serranía de Pirre, Panama 224
OLACIREGUI, C., QUEVEDO, A., GONZÁLEZ, F. & BARRERA, L. F. Range extensions and noteworthy records of birds from the Serranía de Abibe, north-west Colombia 243
MARKI, P. Z., SAM, K., KOANE, B., KRISTENSEN, J. B., KENNEDY, J. D. & JØNSSON, K. A. New and noteworthy bird records from the Mt. Wilhelm elevational gradient, Papua New Guinea 263
MORENO-CONTRERAS, I., MONDACA, F., ROBLES-MORALES, J., JURADO, M., CRUZ, J., ALVIDREZ, A. & ROBLES-CARRILLO, J. New distributional and temporal bird records from Chihuahua, Mexico  272
HALLEY, M. R. Neglected type specimens of Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta from Audubon’s last expedition  287
MALEY, J. M., LIU, T. M., TSAI, W. L. E. & MCCORMACK, J. E. Molecular identification of a mystery rail from Panama results in the first country record of King Rail Rallus elegans  291
KIRWAN, G. M. The nest of Serra do Mar Tyrant-Manakin Neopelma chrysolophum with a brief review of nest architecture in the genera Neopelma and Tyranneutes  293
MARTÍNEZ, O., COTAYO, L., KIRKCONNELL, A. & WILEY, J. W. First record of Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus in the Caribbean  295
DAVID, N. & BRUCE, M. The valid name of the Slaty-backed Flycatcher (previously, sordida Godwin-Austen, 1874, and hodgsoni J. P. Verreaux, 1871), and the gender of Caffrornis: comments on Zuccon (2011)  299
Index for Volume 136 (2016)  302

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