Vol. 12 No. 6

Vol. 12 No. 6

Date of publication: 31 March 2017

Breeding biology of the Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Devvratsinh Mori, Raju Vyas & Kartik Upadhyay

Status of Naumann’s Thrush Turdus naumanni in the Eastern Himalayas
Shashank Dalvi, János Oláh, Tamás Zalai, Mathias Ritchards Ritschard, Abidur Rahman Abudur Rahman, Alka Vaidya, Gil Ewing & Peter Clement

First record of Grey Nightjar Caprimulgus indicus jotaka/hazarae from the Nicobar Islands, India

Shashank Dalvi, Gaurav Kataria, Manish Shah, Jabestin A., Casper James & Vishnupriya S.

Sighting of Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator from Vasai, Maharashtra, India
Rajaneesh Ghadi, Mangesh Prabhulkar & Sachin Main

Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator in Gajoldoba, Siliguri, West Bengal
Sandip Das & Mousumi Das

A first record of the Streaked Wren Babbler Napothera brevicaudata from Bangladesh
Md. Mizanur Rahman, Md. Farid Ahsan & Ibrahim Khalil Al Haidar

Records of Tibetan Blackbird Turdus maximus, and Himalayan Forest Thrush Zoothera salimalii from Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary, Sikkim, India
Arun P. Singh

Noteworthy observations on the feeding behaviour of Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela from Corbett Tiger Reserve, India
Manoj Sharma & Nikhil Bhopale

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus mortality due to electrocution, in Ahmednagar District, Maharashtra, India
Sudhakar Kurhade

Letters to the Editor

Snapshot sightings

Vol. 12 Nos. 4&5

Vol. 12. Nos. 4&5

Date of publication: 14 November 2016

A checklist of the birds of Karnataka
Praveen J, S. Subramanya & Vijay Mohan Raj

Birds of Alagarkovil Range, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu
T. Badri Narayanan

Abundance estimates of the Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis, and characterisation of a montane subtropical forest in the Indian Eastern Himalaya
Ushma Shukla, Rohit Naniwadekar & Aparajita Datta

Recent sighting of Grey-bellied Cuckoo Cacomantis passerinus in Hailakandi District, Assam
Amir Sohail Choudhury

Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix from Ladakh, India
Mandeep Kang, Rima Dhillon, Narbir Kahlon & Navjit Singh

A record of Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix from Tso Kar, Ladakh, India
Daniel Bengtsson, Eyvind Johansson, Peter Johansson, Olof Lindén, Hans Lomosse, Peter Nilsson, Göran Pettersson & Håkan Pohlstrand

The first record of West Himalayan Bush Warbler Locustella kashmirensis for Nepal
Carol Inskipp & Hathan Chaudhary

First record of Chinese Pond Heron Ardeola bacchus from Bhutan
Ashwin Viswanathan

More records of Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush Monticola saxatilis from southern and western India
Raghavji B. Balar, Pranjal J. Saikia, Vinod Puri Goswami & Prasanth Kumar S. R.

Rediscovery of the Broad-tailed Grassbird Schoenicola platyurus at Belgaum, Karnataka
Niranjan Sant, Vidhyadhar Shelke & Shridhar Shelke

Letters to the Editor

Editorial

Snapshot sightings

Vol. 12 Nos. 2&3

Vol. 12. Nos. 2&3

Date of publication: 12 October 2016

A bibliographic assessment of T. C. Jerdon’s Illustrations of Indian ornithology (1843–1847)
Aasheesh Pittie

Areas of avian richness across an urban-rural setting: A case study of selected water-bodies from Pune, Maharashtra, India
Pankaj Koparde & Ninad Raote

The Pallid Scops Owl Otus brucei in south-western India, with notes on its identification
Abhinand Chandran, Pamela C. Rasmussen, Shah Jahan & Praveen J.

Brood parasitic cuckoos and their hosts in Jahangirnagar University campus
Mominul Islam Nahid, Sajeda Begum & Mohammed Mostafa Feeroz

New records of Swinhoe’s Minivet Pericrocotus cantonensis, and Ashy Minivet Pericrocotus divaricatus in Bengaluru city, Karnataka, India
Bhanu Sridharan, Ashwin Viswanathan, Deepthi Chimalakonda, Ramit Singal, S. Subramanya & Mike Prince

Wing-tagged Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila helica in the Little Rann of Kachchh, Gujarat, India
Harkirat Singh Sangha, Prasad Ganpule & Ninad Sharad Raote

Observations of some colour aberrations in birds seen in Gujarat
Rajni Trivedi

Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops viridis in Kerala: An escapee, or a wild vagrant?
Sasidharan Manekkara

Breeding season records of Pygmy Wren Babbler Pnoepyga pusilla from Uttarakhand, and a review of its status in north-western India
Puja Sharma & Gunjan Arora

A report of the Lesser Fish Eagle Icthyophaga humilis from Maharashtra, India
Gaurang G. Gowande, Pratik S. Joshi, Monish Dave, Shireesh Dharap & Anirudh Chaoji

Rock Bunting Emberiza cia: An addition to the birds of Gujarat
Rajni Trivedi

Recovery of a Red-footed Booby Sula sula from the Maharashtra coast, India
Amol Lopes & Raju Kasambe

Review
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Vol. 12 No.1

Vol. 12 No. 1

Date of publication: 26 August 2016

Observations of probable Taimyr Gulls Larus fuscus taimyrensis at Okha, Gujarat, India
Prasad Ganpule

A ‘Round Island Petrel’ recovered from India
Vikash Tatayah, Ruth Brown, Mathieu Le Corre, Malcolm Nicoll & Carl G. Jones

Does the diet of the Little Cormorant Microcarbo niger affect commercial fisheries?
R. Roshnath, George Chandy & E. A. Jayson

Nesting of Purple-rumped Sunbird Leptocoma zeylonica in southern Rajasthan, and its occurrence in the Thar Desert
Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj & Harkirat Singh Sangha

Records of a White-eyed Gull Ichthyaetus leucophthalmus, and a Black Tern Chlidonias niger from the Karwar coast, Karnataka, India
Abhishek Jamalabad

Sighting of Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus in Telineelapuram Community Reserve, Srikakulam District, Andhra Pradesh
B. Laxmi Narayana, V. Vasudeva Rao, V. Nagulu & A. Baleeshwar Reddy

Tristram’s Bunting Schoeniclus tristrami in Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh: A second record for India
Harish Thangaraj & Aruna Mani

Little Bunting Schoeniclus pusillus in Munnar Hills, Kerala
James A. Eaton & Jijo Mathew

Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka at Bekal Fort, Kasaragod, Kerala
Premchand Reghuvaran

Chestnut-eared Bunting Emberiza fucata in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh, India
Shiladitya Mukhopadhyay, Upasana Chattopadhyay, Anirban Chakraborty, Suman Mondal, Moumita Rakshit & Deb Shankha Goswami

Sighting of Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita [fulvescens/abietinus] in Greater Rann of Kachchh, Gujarat, India
Prasad Ganpule

Chinese White-browed Rosefinch Carpodacus dubius in Mishmi Hills: A confirmation record for India
Praveen J., Sachin Shurpali, Vijay Ramachandran, Mike Prince, Chris Bowden, Vinay Das, & Shashank Dalvi

Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus in Bhutan: A first record for the Indian Subcontinent
Tshering Chophel & Sherub

Review
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