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Other // 01.01.1970

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hat was that diving bird (plate 34)? Competitors named it as: Red-necked Grebe Podicepsgrisegena Black-necked Grebe P. nigricollis Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Shag P. aristotelis Scaup Aythya marila Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus (22%)…

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‘The inclusion of Barrow’s Goldeneye as a British species has recently been shown to be entirely unwarranted and this is mentioned by Mr. Millais in a footnote added while his work was…

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‘When the inquiry now in progress was being formulated, it was recognized that the LandRail formed a special case by itself, for the following reasons: (1) a decrease in the abstract was…

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‘FULMAR PETREL BREEDING IN CO. KERRY. The rapid extension southwards of the breeding-range of the Fulmar Petrel (Fulmams g. glacialis) is exemplified by its occurrence this year on the Great Skellig (seven…

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‘COOTS AND MOORHENS LAYING IN THE SAME NEST. As I do not remember to have seen any record of a Coot (Fulica a. atra) and a Moorhen (Gallinula ch. chloropus) or two…

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‘Can Mr. Witherby prove that the Crossbill has not bred in Ireland for the last hundred years, or five hundred years if you like? It is pretty easy to make an assertion…

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‘VARIATION IN TONGUE-SPOTS OF NESTLING SKYLARK. WHEN, in 1907 (cf. Ibis, 1907, p, 574), I drew attention to the tongue-marks found in the young of certain Passerine birds, I was under the…

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