Forktail 31

Forktail, Number 31, 2015, contents:

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Cover photo: Grosbeak Starlings Scissirostrum dubium

Full papers
J. A. EATON, C. R. SHEPHERD, F. E. RHEINDT, J. B. C. HARRIS, S. (B.) van BALEN, D. S. WILCOVE & N. J. COLLAR.
Trade-driven extinctions and near-extinctions of avian taxa in Sundaic Indonesia Forktail 31: 1-12

N. J. COLLAR, J. del HOYO & F. JUTGLAR
The number of species and subspecies in the Red-bellied Pitta Erythropitta erythrogaster complex: a quantitative analysis of morphological characters Forktail 31: 13-23

ARNE E. JENSEN, TIMOTHY H. FISHER † & ROBERT O. HUTCHINSON
Notable new bird records from the Philippines. Forktail 31: 24-36

ANDREW DIXON, MA MING & NYAMBAYAR BATBAYAR
Importance of the Qinghai–Tibetan plateau for the Endangered Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Forktail 31: 37-42

DING LI YONG & YANG LIU
Passage of Brown-chested Jungle Flycatcher Rhinomyias brunneatus through Singapore, with notes on wintering status in South-East Asia. Forktail 31: 43-46

WU FEI, LIU LUMING, GAO JIANYUN, YAN DAO, HU WANZHAO, YANG TING, XIA JI, LIU QIANG & YANG XIAOJUN
Birds of the Ailao Mountains, Yunnan province, China. Forktail 31: 47-54

KIRK A. HART, CHANG-YONG CHOI, ALEXANDER L. BOND, GRANT R. W. HUMPHRIES, JEONG-CHIL YOO & KI-BAEK NAM
Streaked Shearwaters Calonectris leucomelas of the Korean Peninsula: distribution, status and potential threats. Forktail 31: 55-63

BEA MAAS, TEJA TSCHARNTKE & CHRISTIAN H. SCHULZE
Loss of remnant trees causes local population collapse of endemic Grosbeak Starling Scissirostrum dubium in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Forktail 31: 64-69

CHRIS GOODDIE
Ornithological records from Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia. Forktail 31: 70-81

CHONG LEONG PUAN, DING LI YONG, BADRUL AZHAR, MUI HOW PHUA & KIM CHYE LIM
Ecological correlations of nocturnal bird assemblages in Malaysian Borneo. Forktail 31: 82-86

PARAS BIKRAM SINGH & DAVID L. BUCKINGHAM
Population status and habitat ecology of Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata in Chitwan National Park, central Nepal. Forktail 31: 87-91

DAVID J. STANTON, JOHN A. ALLCOCK & PAUL J. LEADER
Wintering and migratory behaviour of Eurasian Bitterns Botaurus stellaris at Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong, China. Forktail 31: 92-97

ANDREW HART REEVE, JOHN C. MITTERMEIER, PIERRE-HENRI FABRE, IRFAN ROSYADI, JONATHAN D. KENNEDY & TRI HARYOKO
New additions to the avifauna of Obi island, Indonesia, with comments on migration and breeding seasonality of Moluccan birds. Forktail 31: 98-102

LE MANH HUNG, MARK B. ROBBINS, NATHAN H. RICE & DIEGO ROLDÁN-PIÑA Survey of the avifauna of Van Ban Nature Reserve, Lao Cai province, Vietnam. Forktail 31: 103-106

Short notes
J. A. EATON & N. J. COLLAR
The taxonomic status of Pycnonotus bimaculatus snouckaerti. Forktail 31: 107-110

CHANG-YONG CHOI, HYUN-YOUNG NAM & WOO-SHIN LE
Growth of Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis nestlings. Forktail 31: 110-113

ANTHONY M. LOWNEY, MERLIJN VAN WEERD & SELVINO R. DE KORT
Species rank of Isabela Oriole Oriolus isabellae and White-lored Oriole O. albiloris reinforced by song playback responses. Forktail 31: 113-116

XUESONG HAN, YUMIN GUO, LIJIA WEN & CHUNRONG MI
New Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis subpopulation recorded in southern Tibet, China. Forktail 31: 116-118

QIANG LIU, PAUL BUZZARD & XU LUO
Rapid range expansion of Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans in China. Forktail 31: 118-120

N. NAMWONG & G. A. GALE
Nest-site selection and nesting ecology of Red-breasted Parakeet Psittacula alexandri in dry dipterocarp forest, western Thailand. Forktail 31: 121-124

D. M. BROOKS & H. C. MIRANDA Jr.
Distribution of Palawan Peacock Pheasant Polyplectron napoleonis morphs. Forktail 31: 124-126

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