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The Auk, Volume 108, Number 3 (1991)

Publication Information
Journal: 
Auk
Year: 
1991
Volume: 
108
Issue: 
3 (July)

CONTENTS

A New Species of Rail From the Solomon Islands and Convergent Evolution of Insular Flightlessness. 461-470.
Jared Diamond.
A Phylogenetic Analysis and Classification of Recent Dabbling Ducks (Tribe Anatini) Based on Comparative Morphology. 471-507.
Bradley C. Livezey.
100 Years Ago in the Auk. 508.
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A Comparison of Two Noninvasive Techniques to Measure Total Body Lipid in Live Birds. 509-518.
Daniel D. Roby.
An Experimental Test of the Brood-Reduction Hypothesis in European Starlings. 519-531.
Philip C. Stouffer, Harry W. Power.
Egg Composition of American Coots in Relation to Habitat, Year, Laying Date, Clutch Size, and Supplemental Feeding. 532-547.
Todd W. Arnold, Ray T. Alisauskas, C. Davison Ankney.
Effects of Hatching Order, Sibling Asymmetries, and Nest Site on Survival Analysis of Jackass Penguin Chicks. 548-555.
Philip J. Seddon, Yolanda Van Heezik.
Fat Reserves of an Opportunist and of a Specialist Species in the Negev Desert. 556-561.
Yehoshua Shkedy, Uriel N. Safriel.
Anatomical Adaptation of the Gut to Diet in Red-Winged Blackbirds (Agelaius Phoeniceus). 562-567.
Kristin E. Brugger.
Duckling Mortality in Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead Broods. 568-577.
Jean-Pierre L. Savard, G. E. John Smith, J. N. M. Smith.
Mitochondrial Dna Variation and the Phylogeny of Zonotrichia. 578-584.
Robert M. Zink, Donna L. Dittmann, William L. Rootes.
Affinities of the Hawaiian Goose Based on Two Types of Mitochondrial Dna Data. 585-593.
Thomas W. Quinn, Gerald F. Shields, Allan C. Wilson.
Noninvasive Determination of Embryonic Heart Rate During Hatching in the Brown Noddy (Anous Stolidus). 594-601.
Hiroshi Tazawa, Osamu Kuroda, G. Causey Whittow.
Allozyme Variation Among Breeding Populations of Red-Winged Blackbirds: The California Conundrum. 602-611.
Thomas A. Gavin, Ronald A. Howard, Bernie May.
Notes and News. 611.
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Winter Microclimate of Bald Eagle Roosts on the Northern Chesapeake Bay. 612-618.
David A. Buehler, Timothy J. Mersmann, James D. Fraser, Janis K. D. Seegar.
Plasma Luteinizing Hormone, Steroid Hormones, Behavioral Role, and Nest Stage in Cooperatively Breeding Harris' Hawks (Parabuteo Unicinctus). 619-637.
Nora A. Mays, Carol Masters Vleck, James Dawson.
Hormonal Correlates of Parental and Helping Behavior in Cooperatively Breeding Harris' Hawks (Parabuteo Unicinctus). 638-648.
Carol Masters Vleck, Nora A. Mays, James W. Dawson, Arthur R. Goldsmith.
Dominance Hierarchies and Helper Contributions in Harris' Hawks. 649-660.
James W. Dawson, R. William Mannan.
The Role of Territoriality in the Social Organization of Harris' Hawks. 661-672.
James W. Dawson, R. William Mannan.
Breeding Seasonality and Reproductive Success of White-Fronted Bee-Eaters in Kenya. 673-687.
Peter H. Wrege, Stephen T. Emlen.
Genetic Evidence For Philopatry in a Colonially Nesting Seabird, the Fairy Prion (Pachyptila Turtur). 688-694.
J. R. Ovenden, A. Wust-Saucy, R. Bywater, N. Brothers, R. W. G. White.
Ptilochronology: A Critical Evaluation of Assumptions and Utility. 695-704.
Mary E. Murphy, James R. King.
In Memoriam: Oscar T. Owre, 1917-1990. 705.
James A. Kushlan.
In Memoriam: Robert Daniel Etch. 706.
Christian Jouanin.
In Memoriam: David Finley Balph, 1931-1990. 707.
Allen W. Stokes.
In Memoriam: No. 707-708.
Christian Jouanin.
In Memoriam: Augusto Ruschi, 1915-1986. 708.
Albert E. Conway.
Reviews. 736-749.
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Thirty-Eighth Supplement to the American Ornithologists' Union Check-List of North American Birds. 750-754.
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Commentary

The Conservation Crisis: A Proposed New Federal Agency For Research on the Environment. 734-735.
Peter B. Stacey, Terry L. Root.

Short Communications

The Volume of Stomach Oils Increases During Prefledging Weight Loss in Leach's Storm-Petrel (Oceanodroma Leucorhoa) Chicks. 709-711.
Allen R. Place, Paul Sievert, Ronald G. Butler.
Thermal Relations of Nestling Red-Winged Blackbirds in Southeastern Michigan. 711-716.
John M. Olson.
Nutritional and Energetic Implications For Raptors Consuming Starving Prey. 716-719.
Rebecca L. Taylor, Stanley A. Temple, David M. Bird.
Short-Term and Long-Term Consequences of Predator Avoidance By Tree Swallows (Tachycineta Bicolor). 719-723.
Nathaniel T. Wheelwright, F. Blinn Dorsey.
Habitat Occupancy By Bachman's Sparrow in the Francis Marion National Forest Before and After Hurricane Hugo. 723-725.
John B. Dunning Jr., Bryan D. Watts.
A Deficient Diet Narrows Growth Bars on Induced Feathers. 725-727.
Thomas C. Grubb Jr.
Predicting Clutch Size of the House Wren With the Murray-Nolan Equation. 728-731.
E. Dale Kennedy.
The Taxonomic Status of Myrmeciza Stictothorax (Todd). 731-733.
Thomas S. Schulenberg, Douglas F. Stotz.
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