Bulletin 137

Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 137, 2017

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Publication date for Volume 137 (1): 13 March 2017
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 137 Number 1, pages 1–93 PDF
Club Announcements 1 PDF
CLAESSENS, O., GIRAUD-AUDINE, M., ROYER, F. & SÉNÉCAUX, L. What is the breeding range and breeding season of Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri? New records and breeding in French Guiana 12 PDF
VAN GROUW, H. The dark side of birds: melanism—facts and fiction 14 PDF
EISERMANN, K., AVENDAÑO, C. & MATÍAS, E. Nesting evidence, density and vocalisations in a resident population of Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis wetmorei in Guatemala 37 PDF
RENJIFO, L. M., REPIZO, A., RUIZ-OVALLE, J. M., OCAMPO, S. & AVENDAÑO, J. E. New bird distributional data from Cerro Tacarcuna, with implications for conservation in the Darién highlands of Colombia 46 PDF
DOVE, C. J., SAUCIER, J., WHATTON, J. F., SCHMIDT, B. K. & ROBLE, H. R. First record of River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis and additional records for Plain Nightjar Caprimulgus inornatus and Lesser Masked Weaver Ploceus intermedius in Djibouti 67 PDF
FULTON, G. R. Dr William H. James 1852–76: medical doctor and naturalist 71 PDF
LAGERQVIST, M., MCNEILL, R. & BANWELL, A. Vocal comparison between Tabar Pitta Erythropitta  splendida and New Britain Pitta E. gazellae 88 PDF
RUIZ-ESPARZA, J., MENDONÇA COSTA, J. P., SANTOS, C., RUIZ-ESPARZA, D. P. B., BELTRÃO-MENDES, R. & FERRARI, S. F. Range extension for Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii in north-east Brazil and a case of Heterochromia iridis in Strigidae 91 PDF
Publication date for Volume 137 (2): 18 June 2017
Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club Volume 137 Number 2, pages 94–159 PDF
Club Announcements 1 PDF
LAGERQVIST, M., BANWELL, A. & MCNEILL, R. First field observation of Karimui Owlet-Nightjar Aegotheles bennettii terborghi 95 PDF
WELLS, D. R. Zosterops white-eyes in continental South-East Asia. 1: proposed refinements to the regional definition of Oriental White-eye Z. palpebrosus 100 PDF
WELLS, D. R. Zosterops white-eyes in continental South-East Asia. 2: what is Zosterops auriventer Hume? 110 PDF
DYER, D. & VALLELY, A. C. On the female plumage of Glow-throated Hummingbird Selasphorus ardens Salvin, 1870 117 PDF
SHIRIHAI, H., SCHWEIZER, M., KIRWAN, G. M. & BRETAGNOLLE, V. The type of Rapa Shearwater Puffinus (newelli?) myrtae from the Austral Islands, Polynesia, with remarks on the morphological variation of the taxon 127 PDF
INGELS, J., COSTA, T. V. V., BRAMMER, F. P., RUSSELL, D. G. D. & EPELBOIN, L. Clutch size of Blackish Nightjar Nyctipolus nigrescens 135 PDF
DICKINSON, E. C., DAVID, N. & ALONSO-ZARAZAGA, M. A. Some comments on Schodde & Bock (2016) on gender agreement. 142 PDF
SCHODDE, R. & BOCK, W. J. Interpreting Article 31.2.2 of the Code, Tanagra bresilia Linnaeus, and gender agreement—a response to Dickinson et al. (2017) towards more positive outcomes 145 PDF
FLÓREZ, P. & KIRWAN, G. M. Yellow-crowned Elaenia Myiopagis flavivertex, new to Colombia  150 PDF
MELO, T. N. & XAVIER, R. S. First nest description for Spot-backed Antwren Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus  152 PDF
MITCHELL, D. K. First photographs of the endemic Tagula White-eye Zosterops meeki, on Sudest Island (Louisiade Archipelago), Papua New Guinea  156 PDF
JOBLING, J. A. Resolution of a case of secondary homonymy in the genus Sylvia Scopoli, 1769  159 PDF