FORKTAIL 16 (2000)



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Full papers
T. GANESH and P.K. KANNIAH. Roost counts of harriers Circus spanning seven winters in Andhra Pradesh, India
M. HILL. Bird fauna of two protected forests in northern Vietnam
J. KYLÄNPÄÄ. Birds of Dera Ismail Khan District of North West Frontier Province in Pakistan
T.D. EVANS, H.C. TOWLL, R.J. TIMMINS, R.M. THEWLIS, A.J. STONES, W.G. ROBICHAUD and J. BARZEN. Ornithological records from the lowlands of southern Laos during December 1995-September 1996, including areas on the Thai and Cambodian borders
C.T. COLLINS. Foraging of Glossy Swiftlets and Pygmy Swiftlets in Palawan, Philippines
R.M. THEWLIS and R.P. MARTINS. Observations of the breeding biology and behaviour of Kozlov's Bunting Emberiza koslowi
J.S. WALKER and M. SEROJI. Nesting behaviour of the Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail Prioniturus flavicans
HO HUA CHEW and SUTARI SUPARI. Observations of Plain-pouched Hornbills Aceros subruficollis in Tasek Temengor, Peninsular Malaysia
P.C. RASMUSSEN, J.C. WARDILL, F.R. LAMBERT and J. RILEY. On the specific status of the Sangihe White-eye Zosterops nehrkorni, and the taxonomy of the Black-crowned White-eye Z. atrifrons complex
P.C. RASMUSSEN. A review of the taxonomy and status of the Plain-pouched Hornbill Aceros subruficollis
J. HARRIS, S. LIYING, H. HIGUCHI, M. UETA, ZHANG ZHENGWANG, ZHANG YANYUN and NI XIJUN. Migratory stopover and wintering locations in eastern China used by White-naped Cranes Grus vipio and Hooded Cranes G. monacha, as determined by satellite tracking
A.P. SINGH. Birds of lower Garhwal Himalayas: Dehra Dun valley and neighbouring hills
F. ISHTIAQ and A.R. RAHMANI. Further information on the status and distribution of the Forest Owlet Athene blewitti in India
A. SULTANA and J.A. KHAN. Birds of oak forests in the Kumaon Himalaya, Uttar Pradesh, India
C. INSKIPP, T. INSKIPP and SHERUB. The ornithological importance of Thrumshingla National Park, Bhutan

Short notes
LU CHANGHU and WU JIANPING. Habitat and bird composition in winter in Sanjiang Nature Reserve, China
S.M.S. GREGORY. Nomenclature of the 'Hypsipetes' bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
A.R. LAMONT. Breeding habits and behaviour of Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus in Singapore
CHANG CHUAN-CHIUNG. Malayan Night Heron Gorsachius melanolophus breeding in immature plumage
S.G. MLODINOW and C. HOOD. Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi: a new species for Peninsular Malaysia
H. CHOUDHARY. Nepal Wren Babbler Pnoepyga immaculata nest-building in the Langtang Valley, Nepal
S. BASNET, P. HOLT and R. KARKI. Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni: a new species for Nepal
C. MISHRA. A seasonal flocking in the Horned Lark Eremopterix alpestris in India
F. ISHTIAQ and A.R. RAHMANI. Cronism in the Forest Owlet Athene blewitti
A.R. LAMONT and J.A.L. MORGAN. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus: the first record for Peninsular Malaysia
P.M. MAGSALAY and R.S. KENNEDY. First record of the Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus from the Philippines
I. MAURO and E. VERCRUYSSE. Rusty-bellied Shortwing Brachypteryx hyperythra at Lava, Darjeeling, India in April and June 1996
I. MAURO. Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula: a new species for Thailand
I. MAURO and R. DRIJVERS. Minahassa Owl Tyto inexspectata at Lore Lindu National Park, Sulawesi, Indonesia in December 1998
A.J. GASTON and V.J. ZACHARIAS. Hosts of the Common Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx varius in India
N. DYMOND and P. THOMPSON. Rufous-chinned Laughingthrush Garrulax rufogularis: a new species for China
P.C. RASMUSSEN. Streak-breasted Woodpecker Picus viridanus in Bangladesh: re-identification of the region's sole specimen recorded as Laced Woodpecker P. vittatus
P.C. RASMUSSEN. On the status of the Nicobar Sparrowhawk Accipiter butleri on Great Nicobar Island, India

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