Forktail 15 (1999)



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Full papers
F.G. ROZENDAAL and F.R. LAMBERT. The taxonomic and conservation status of Pinarolestes sanghirensis Oustalet 1881
W. WIDODO, J.H. COX and P.C. RASMUSSEN. Rediscovery of Flores Scops Owl, Otus alfredi, on Flores, Indonesia, and reaffirmation of its specific status
F. GOES. Notes on selected bird species in Cambodia
P.J. EDWARDS. Recent waterbird surveys in Cambodia
M. WIJESINGHE. Nesting of Green-billed Coucals, Centropus chlororhynchos, in Sinharaja, Sri Lanka
M. BARUA and P. SHARMA. Birds of Kaziranga National Park, India
P.C. RASMUSSEN and FARAH ISHTIAQ. Vocalizations and behaviour of the Forest Owlet, Athene (Heteroglaux) blewitti
D.A. SHOWLER and P. DAVIDSON. Observations of Jerdon's Babbler, Chrysomma altirostre, and Rufous-vented Prinia, Prinia burnesii, in Punjab and North-West Frontier Provinces, Pakistan
N. A. RAJA, P. DAVIDSON, N. BEAN, R. DRIJVERS, D. A. SHOWLER AND C. BARKER. The birds of Palas, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan K.D. BISHOP. Preliminary notes on some birds in Bhutan

Short notes
E.J. LOTT and C. LOTT. On the occurrence of White-naped Tit, Parus nuchalis, in southern India
P. HOLT. Long-billed Dowitcher, Limnodromus scolopaceus, at Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India: a new species for the Indian subcontinent
C. BARKER, N. BEAN, P. DAVIDSON, R. DRIJVERS and D. SHOWLER. Some recent records of birds around Islamabad, Pakistan
R. DRIJVERS, C. BARKER, N. BEAN, P. DAVIDSON and D. SHOWLER. Olive-backed Pipit, Anthus hodgsoni: a new species for Pakistan
P. ZAHLER and C. DIETEMANN. A note on the food habits of Eurasian Eagle Owl, Bubo bubo, in northern Pakistan
E. VERCRUYSSE and R. DRIJVERS. Vineous-breasted Starling, Sturnus burmannicus: a new species for Malaysia
F.D. STEINHEIMER. The Mountain Black-eye, Cholorocharis emiliae (Zosteropidae), as a rhododendron flower visitor on Mt Kinabulu, Sabah, Malaysia
S.D. MYERS. An observation of a Banded Broadbill, Eurylaimus javanicus, nest in Pasoh Forest Reserve, Peninsular Malaysia
N. DYMOND. Two records of Black-headed bunting, Emberiza melanocephala, in Sabah - the first definite occurrences in Malaysia and Borneo
D. ALLEN. Green-faced Parrotfinch, Erythrura viridifacies, in northern Luzon, Philippines
B. KING, P. ROSTRON, T. LUISJENDIJK, R. BOUWMAN and C. QUISPEL. An undescribed Muscicapa flycatcher on Sulawesi, Indonesia
R. BISHOP and A. BISHOP. A record of Greater Painted-snipe, Rostratula benghalensis, in Sulawesi, Indonesia
MA MING. Greater Flamingo, Phoenicopterus ruber, and Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin, Cercotrichas galactotes: two new species for China

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