Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club
Contents

Vol. 120, 2000
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Urbina-Torres, F.  New distributional information of birds from the state of Morelos, Mexico. 8
Jahn, O, Robbins, M B, Valenzuala, P M, Coopmans, P, Ridgely, R S & Schuchmann, K-L.  Status, ecology, and vocalizations of the Five-coloured Barbet Capito quinticolor in Ecuador, with notes on the Orange-fronted Barbet C. squamatus. 16
Pearson, D J.  The races of the Isabelline Shrike Lanius isabellinus and their nomenclature. 22
Fjeldså, J, Roy, M S & Kiure, J.  A new montane subspecies of Sheppardia gunningi (East-coast Akalat) from Tanzania. 27
Louette, M, Herremans, M & Reygel, A. A  reassessment of the subspecies in the Ruwenzori Turaco Ruwenzorornis johnstoni 34
Barrantes, G & Sánchez, J E.  A new subspecies of Black and Yellow Silky Flycatcher, Phainoptila melanoxantha, from Costa Rica. 40
Mortimer, J A & Constance, A.  Observations on the birds of Cosmoledo Atoll, Seychelles. 46
Davis, H & Zonfrillo, B.  An erythristic Yellow-billed parrot Amazona collaria. 58
Olson, S L.  A new genus for the Kerguelen Petrel. 59
Barreiro, J & Pérez Del Val, J.  Yellow-throated Oriole, Icterus xantholaemus Gil 1918, a non-valid species. 62
Walters, M.  Shape of avian eggs: a response to Barta and Székely. 63
Rasmussen, P C, Schulenberg, T S, Hawkins, F &Voninavoko, R.  Geographic variation in the Malagasy Scops-Owl (Otus rutilus auct.): the existence of an unrecognised species on Madagascar and the taxonomy of other Indian Ocean taxa. 75
Mitchell, A D, Kirkconnell, A & Wells, L J.  Notes on the status and nesting ecology of Fernandinaís Flicker Colaptes fernandinae.  103
Potapov, R L.  New information on the Snow Partridge Lerwa lerwa (Hodgson 1833) and its systematic position. 112
Binford, L C.  Re-evaluation of the House Finch subspecies Carpodacus mexicanus roseipectus from Oaxaca, Mexico. 120
Lloyd, H.  Nesting behaviour of the Rufous-headed Woodpecker Celeus spectabilis. 129
Morales-Pérez, J E, González-Ortega, M A A & Domínguez, P G.  Records of the Black-banded Woodcreeper Dendrocolaptes picumnus in Chiapas, Mexico. 133
Voisin, C, Voisin, J-F, Somadikarta, S & Dekker, R W R J.  Six overlooked specimens of Bruijnís Brush Turkey Aepypodius bruijnii (Oustalet, 1880) 146
Krabbe, N.  Rediscovery of Asthenes wyatti azuay (Chapman 1923) with notes on its plumage variation and taxonomy of the Asthenes anthoides complex. 149
Demey, R, Herroelen, P & Pedersen, T.  Additions and annotations to the avifauna of Congo-Kinshasa (ex-Zaïre). 154
Angehr, G R & Christian, D G.  Distributional records from the Serrania de Majé, an isolated mountain range in eastern Panama. 173
Dowsett, R J & Dowsett-Lemaire, F.  New species and amendments to the avifauna of Camaroon. 179
Mack, A L & Wright, D D.  Notes on the Crested Cnemophilus macgregorii and Yellow-breasted Loboparadisea sericea Birds of Paradise. 186
Strewe, R.  New distributional sightings of 28 species of birds from Dpto. Nariño, SW Colombia 189
Brouwer, J & Mullié, W C.  Description of eggs and young of the Fox Kestrel Falco alopex in Niger. 196
Petry, M V, Bugoni, L & Da Silva Fonseca, V S.  Occurrence of the Cape Verde Shearwater Calonectris edwardsii on the Brazilian coast. 198
Ortiz-Crespo, F.  The nest of the Rainbow Star-frontlet, Coeligena iris. 205
Londei, T.  Observations on Hendersonís Ground Jay Podoces hendersoni in Xinjiang, China. 209
Fishpool, L C.  A review of the status, distribution and habitat of Baumannís Greenbul Phyllastrephus baumanni. 213
Maurício, G N & Dias, R A.  New distributional information for birds in southern Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, and the first record of the Rufous Gnateater Conopophaga lineata for Uruguay. 230
Naka, L N, Barnett, J M, Kirwan, G M, Tobias, J A & de Azevedo, M A G.  New and noteworthy bird records from Santa Catarina, state, Brazil. 237
Rodrigues, A A F &Lopes, A T Y.  The occurrence of Red Knots Calidris canutus on the north-central coast of Brazil. 251
Smith, D S & Cheke, A S.  The first record of a Short-tailed Shearwater Puffinus tenuirostris for the Mascarene Islands. 259
Dowsett, R J. The nest and eggs of Merops muelleri mentalis. 260
David, N & Gosselin, M.  The supposed significance of originally cpitalised species-group names. 261
Miranda, J R, H C, Kennedy, R S, Sison, R V, Gonzales, P C &Ebreu, M F.  New records of birds from the island of Panay, Philippines. 266