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The avifauna of Alor and Pantar , Lesser Sundas , Indonesia
The Flores island chain spans more than 1,000 km from Lombok in the west through to Alor in the east: these islands delineate the Northern Nusa Tenggara Endemic Bird Area (EBA) (Stattersfield et al.
The number of species and subspecies in the Red-bellied Pitta Erythropitta erythrogaster complex : a quantitative analysis of morphological characters
For several decades taxonomists and ornithologists have treated the Red-bellied Pitta Pitta (now Erythropitta: see Irestedt et al. 2006) erythrogaster as a single species comprising as many as 26
Records of birds from Laos during January-July 1994
During January-July 1994, ornithological surveys were conducted in Nakay-Nam Theun National Biodiversity Conservation Area (NBCA), the Nakay Plateau, Nam Theun Extension Proposed NBCA and Xe Bang
Nesting period and breeding success of the Little Egret Egretta garzetta in Pattani province, Thailand
The breeding range of the Little Egret Egretta garzetta extends from western Europe (northern limit about 53°N) and North Africa across Asia south of the Himalayas to east Asia including Korea and
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula and Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala: new records for Vietnam, FORKTAIL 25 (2009): 155–158 (PDF)
(Inskipp and Inskipp 1985). However, recent observations in the Annapurna Conservation Area indicate that Ghorepani in particular is a regular wintering area for small numbers, with a maximum count
A review of the status of Collared Laughingthrush Garrulax yersini and Grey-crowned Crocias Crocias langbianis
For many species distributed in the tropics, a paucity of basic abundance and distribution data makes the accurate assessment of threat status difficult. There is still much to be learned about the
A re-evaluation of the status of Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax in South-East Asia Forktail 24: 127-129 (PDF, 55 KB)
M. (2002) Guidelines for assigning species rank. Ibis 144: 518– 525. Moulton, J. C. (1914) Hand-list of the birds of Borneo. J. Straits Branch, Roy. Asiat. Soc. 67: 125–191. Ogilvie-Grant, W. R.
Population status and habitat ecology of Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata in Chitwan National Park, central Nepal
The Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata is endemic to South Asia, occurring in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan (Ali & Ripley 1987, Grimmett et al. 1998). It has a small and declining
Occurrence and distribution of established and new introduced bird species in north Sulawesi, Indonesia. Forktail 27: 23-28
The distribution of introduced bird species often receives less attention than native and particularly rare or endemic species (White & Bruce 1986, Eguchi & Amano 2004, Yap & Sodhi 2004, Antos et al.
Records of Rhizothera (longirostris) dulitensis in Sabah Forktail 24: 125-127 (PDF, 55 KB)
northern Philippines, from 20 to 26 March 2005, at which time the weather was mostly fair with a few rain showers. Northern Boobooks on Calayan were spontaneously highly vocal between c.45 minutes