Contents

Vol. 7 No. 6
Date of publication: 1 June 2012

Kashmir Flycatcher
Pale Rock Sparrow
Ernst Schäfer

The female/first winter Kashmir Flycatcher Ficedula subrubra: an identification conundrum
Prasad Ganpule

Pale Rock Sparrow Carpospiza brachydactyla in Gopalpura Hills, Tal Chhapar (Churu district, Rajasthan): a new species for the Indian Subcontinent
Surat Singh Poonia, Manoj Sharma & Harkirat Singh Sangha

Ernst Schafer comprehensive historical bird collection from Sikkim and Tibet at the Museum fur Naturkunde Berlin
S. Frahnert, P. Eckhoff & J. Fiebig

Spotted Crake Porzana porzana sightings in Saurashtra, Gujarat, India
Ashok Mashru & Bhavesh Trivedi

Status of Oriental White Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus in Assam with notable recent records
Anwaruddin Choudhury

Photographic record of Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus from Singalila National Park, West Bengal
Sanjeeb Pradhan, Pemba Tshering Bhutia & Rajarshi Chakraborty

Circumorbital skin- and eye-colour of young Indian Grey Hornbills Ocyceros birostris
Raju Kasambe, Pravin Charde, J. L. Tarar & Anil Pimplapure

Sighting of Green Imperial Pigeon Ducula aenea in Chandrapur district, Maharashtra
Veena P. G. & Prachi Mehta

First record of Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris from Kerala
P. C. Rajeevan, P. B. Biju & Jayan Thomas

Tickell’s Thrush Turdus unicolor: a new bird for Gujarat
Arpit Deomurari

Records of the Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris in Gujarat
Ashok Mashru

Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria in Gajner, Bikaner district, Rajasthan: a new record for the Thar Desert
Harkirat Singh Sangha

Purple-backed Starling Sturnus sturninus in the Andaman Islands, India, and its status in the Indian Subcontinent
Manoj Sharma & Harkirat Singh Sangha

Post card from Belize, Central America

Review

Letters to the Editor