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Check the list and visit to the session that you find it interesting. We cover a wide range of subjects that will contribute to understanding of the latest issues of ornithology.

Tuesday, August 19th (15:00-16:30) Poster ID Building
SA01 Behavior & behavioral ecology p01-001 - p01-067 Poster 2 Bldg. No. 10
SA03 Community & landscape ecology p03-001 - p03-044 Poster 3 Bldg. No. 12
SA05 Contaminants, disease & immunoecology p05-001 - p05-015 Poster 1 Bldg. No. 1
SA06 Evolution p06-001 - p06-020 Poster 3 Bldg. No. 12
SA09 Morphology, ecomorphology and development p09-001 - p09-026 Poster 4 Bldg. No. 14
Wednesday, August 20th (15:00-16:30) Poster ID Building
SA04 Conservation p04-001 - p04-115 Poster 2 Bldg. No. 10
SA07 Foraging, energetics & nutrition p07-001 - p07-021 Poster 4 Bldg. No. 14
SA11 Phylogeography & Population genetics p11-001 - p11-021 Poster 1 Bldg. No. 1
SA13 Systematics, biogeography and paleontology p13-001 - p13-022 Poster 3 Bldg. No. 12
Saturday, August 23rd (15:00-16:30) Poster ID Building
SA02 Cognition, learning & communication p02-001 - p02-038 Poster 1 Bldg. No. 1
SA08 Migration & orientation p08-001 - p08-031 Poster 4 Bldg. No. 14
SA10 Physiology; cell & molecular biology p10-001 - p10-021 Poster 2 Bldg. No. 10
SA12 Population & individual ecology p12-001 - p12-061 Poster 4 Bldg. No. 14
SA14 Other p14-001 - p14-018 Poster 3 Bldg. No. 12

Poster Sessions

Room Session Theme Paper Title Session ID
Tuesday, 19-Aug
Poster 1

SA05 Contaminants, disease & immunoecology

Response of Bush Warblers (Cettia dipone) in a highly contaminated area near the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power accident p05-001
Functional Morphology of the Vocal Organ in a Phylogenetically Basal Bird p05-002
On the methodological limitations of detecting oxidative stress: effects of paraquat on measures of oxidative status in Greenfinches p05-003
Haemosporidians in Iberian Alcedo atthis p05-004
Continental-scale variation in habitat suitability for House Finches Haemorhous mexicanus and evolution of virulence in a bacterial pathogen p05-005
Potential risk map for avian influenza A virus invading Japan p05-006
Infectious and parasitic diseases or their agents recorded from Japanese bird species: a review p05-007
Molecular and morphological diagnostics of avian malaria and related haemosporidian parasites, with remarks on the parasite detrimental effects p05-008
A Research Coordination Network in Ecological Immunology (RCNE) p05-009
Avian malaria and its consequences for reproductive investments in Blue Tits (Cyanistes caeruleus) p05-010
Avian influenza virus dynamics in a waterbird community in Australia p05-011
Avian malaria affects survival in the Great Snipe p05-012
Bird-mediated tick movements in an urbanized landscape p05-013
Host sex and age dependent transmission strategies of avian lice in a colonial raptor. p05-014
Helminths and arthropod parasites of Red-Crowned Crane (Grus japonensis) in Hokkaido, Japan p05-015
Poster 2

SA01 Behavior & behavioral ecology

The use and relative importance of intra- and interspecific social information in a guild of cavity-nesting birds p01-001
Genetic background of social interactions in a Siberian population of Pied Flycatcher p01-002
Cooperative breeding as an adaptive response to habitat fragmentation? p01-003
Characteristic factors of loose colonies of common kestrels (Falco tinnunculus) in Japan p01-004
Is the Asian Stubtail a cooperative breeder? p01-005
Correlations among territorial management, nesting cycle, territorial conflicts, territory size and reproductive success of a tropical bird, the Pied Bush Chat (Saxicola caprata) p01-006
Fisrt formation of colonies of the Great Crested Grebe in Japan p01-007
Spatio-temporal evaluation of Spizella wortheni territories in the Mexican Plateau. p01-008
Seasonal changes in plasma levels of sex hormones in a promiscuous bird: the greater rhea (Rhea americana) p01-009
Extra-pair copulations in two species of reed warblers: Blyth’s reed warbler (Acrocephalus dumetorum) and the large-billed reed warbler (A. orinus) p01-010
Extra-pair males are similar with social males in House Sparrows (Passer domesticus), but just older p01-011
Why do extra-pair copulations occur in the Northern Goshawk, Accipiter gentilis? p01-012
Behavioral analysis of dance in the red-crowned crane: a test of the pair bond hypothesis p01-013
Extra-pair young in nests of the Wood Warbler (Phylloscopus sibilatrix) in the Middle Russia p01-014
The red beak is a condition-dependent indicator in the Himalayan Black Bulbul (Hypsipetes leucocephalus nigerrimus) p01-015
Female mate preference for multiple male ornaments and territory quality in Barn Swallows p01-016
Extra-pair mating in the Barn Swallow in East Asia p01-017
Repeated recaptures and body mass changes in Japanese White-eyes: Reinforcement against or desensitization of risk perception? p01-018
Does the concealing posture in Collared Scops Owl (Otus lettia) have a masquerading function? p01-019
Exploring morphological characteristics of two Cuculus species with different patterns of host use p01-020
Effects of brood parasitism by the Asian Koel (Eudymayms scolopacea) on the breeding success of the House Crow (Corvus splendens) p01-021
Evolution of bronze-cuckoo nestling ejection in Gerygone hosts: driven by the egg dilution effect? p01-022
Does darkness limit cavity use by cavity nesting birds? p01-023
Breeding ecology of the yellow-bellied tit in China p01-026
Why the parents of Hair-crested Drongo dismantle their nest after the young fledged: a test of the “nest competition hypothesis” p01-027
Egg cooling behaviour of the Little Tern p01-028
Breeding biology and life history traits of three pitta species in southern Vietnam p01-029
Determinants of reproductive success in a polyandrous population of the Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus): life history, behaviour and morphology p01-030
Effects of small patches of broadleaf trees on the breeding ecology of Varied Tits in a Japanese cedar plantation p01-031
Patterns of parental food allocation to nestlings of Great Tits and Varied Tits p01-032
Bower orientation in the Great Bowerbirds p01-033
Effects of parental age on reproductive behavior of the Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) p01-034
Changes in the phenology of Barn swallow viewed from multiple time scales p01-035
Differences in nest attendance pattern due to distances to feeding sites in Black-faced Spoonbills Platalea minor p01-036
Breeding ecology and the use of nesting platforms of the Cordilleran Flycatcher (Empidonax occidentalis) in SW Colorado p01-037
Trade-offs along the life cycle of a tropical mountain bird p01-038
Incubation routine, egg temperature and sex role of Streaked Shearwaters Calonectris leucomelas at Sasudo Island, South Korea p01-039
Breeding ecology of the Eurasian Wryneck at Ogata village, Akita, Japan p01-040
Hatching asynchrony in the Pied Flycatcher, Ficedula hypoleuca: an experimental test of the brood reduction hypothesis p01-041
Nesting success of Oriental Magpie Robins (Copsychus saularis) in natural tree cavities and artificial nest boxes p01-042
Breeding density decreases hatching success and unhatched eggs are male-biased in Eurasian Tree Sparrows p01-043
Nest site selection of the exotic Eurasian Magpie (Pica pica) colonizing the city of Tomakomai, south-western Hokkaido, Japan p01-044
Temperature variation in Water Rail and Little Crake nests p01-045
Does threat to the nest affect parental provisioning behavior in a small passerine bird? p01-046
Nest usurpation by Russet Sparrows Passer rutilans p01-047
Introduction of GPS-TX, a powerful enabler of real time observation - Utilizing the real time telemetry system GPS-TX 1 p01-048
The real time monitoring of jungle crows- Utilizing the real time telemetry system GPS-TX 3 – p01-049
An experiment with pigeons and crows using GPS-TX- Utilizing the real time telemetry system GPS-TX 2 - p01-050
Habitat use of a Jungle Crow - Utilizing the real time telemetry system GPS-TX 4 - p01-051
Why do seabirds migrate away from their breeding area? p01-052
The different arrival strategy of matured and immature Narcissus Flycatcher Ficedula narcissina p01-053
A behavioural study on the wild Copper Pheasant, with particular reference to tameness towards people p01-054
Fine-scale diving strategies of Rhinoceros auklets feeding on Japanese anchovy p01-055
How young geese learn their way during migration p01-056
The olfactory potential of the Oriental Honey Buzzard in foraging p01-057
Individual variation and the ecological consequence of intra-specific kleptoparasitism in Rhinoceros Auklets p01-058
Mechanism of the allocation of food in the Barn Swallow p01-059
Landscape of prey in a Hoopoe population: sex-specific consequences of spatial variation of mole cricket availability on reproductive success p01-060
Dynamics in spatial use of orchards by small passerines during the breeding season, case studies in UK and Spain. p01-061
Feeding position is not fixed in the Varied Tit – comparison with the Japanese Tit p01-062
Foraging strategies of coexisting shorebirds at rice fields of Central Western Korea during migration p01-063
Current state of bait-fishing by Green-backed Herons in Kumamoto, Japan p01-064
Incubation constancy of American Avocets (Recurvirostra americana) nesting in an extreme environment p01-065
The validity of mobbing call playbacks as a method to estimate abundance of forest birds p01-066
Wintering ecology of the Red-crowned Crane (Grus japonensis) in eastern Hokkaido, Japan p01-067
Poster 3

SA03 Community & landscape ecology

Influence of distance between patches and landscape-level factors on bird communities in a fragmented Mediterranean forest of Morocco p03-001
What makes an urban bird? Bird species in the city are not big-brained but simply more common in the surroundings p03-002
Changes to local bird communities as a result of supplementary feeding p03-003
Bird responses to plantation intensity indicate comparable benefits of land sparing and sharing p03-004
Landscape factors influencing ardeid species richness, abundance and distribution in Macao p03-006
Altitudinal variation in the richness and capture rate of birds in the Atlantic Forest, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil p03-007
Using Inexpensive satellite images and long-term census data to evaluate the evolution of habitat selection p03-008
Avian community responses to hydrological disturbance: climate change implications p03-010
Factors responsible for population decreases in native species– a case of Acridotheres cristatellus in Taiwan p03-011
Urban ecology in the Tokyo metropolitan area: spatiotemporal change of avian diversity during four decades p03-012
Area dependent relative breeding densities in two competing species: Varied Tit Parus varius and Great Tit P. major in Korea p03-013
Effects of urban green patch characteristics and landscape structure on Dendrocopos major and Dendrocopos kizuki distribution p03-014
Living with the enemy: does Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus select its nest-site to avoid predation by Goshawk Accipiter gentilis? p03-015
The effect of abandoned paddy fields on Japanese Yellow Bunting (Emberiza sulphurata) in mountainous regions p03-016
A fine scale examination of stopover habitat use by buntings during spring and autumn migration on an East Asian flyway p03-017
Assessment of habitat selection and the effects of anthropogenic disturbance upon Pallas’s Fish Eagle (Haliaeetus leucoryphus) in Mongolia p03-018
The role of mixed species flocks in community assembly and elevational ranges of tropical birds p03-019
A proposal to calculate basic nutrient units from waterfowl and estimating the amount of nutrient transport from waterfowl by process analysis p03-021
Temporal gradient of prey availability and shorebird breeding phenology in the Nearctic p03-022
Modeling wintering habitat distribution of a migratory raptor, the Oriental Honey-Buzzard, based on satellite tracking data in West Java Indonesia p03-024
Avian guilds of tropical rainforest disturbed by logging p03-026
Diet of the passerine assemblage in the southernmost forests of the world, Omora Park, Cape Horn, Chile (55° S, 67° W) p03-027
Patterns of bird functional diversity on land-bridge island fragments p03-028
Temperate bird–flower interactions as entangled mutualistic and antagonistic sub-networks: importance of plastic feeding behaviours of birds p03-029
Do owls play a role as ecological engineer for insect communities in tree cavities? p03-030
The fauna and vertical distribution of birds in Mount Qomolangma National Nature Reserve p03-031
Estimating bird species composition and habitat characteristics in urban green spaces in Tokyo p03-032
Effects of vegetation modification due to high deer density on breeding bird communities in Oku-Nikko, Japan p03-034
Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples provide different habitats for birds living in Japanese cities p03-035
Role of eagles in the flow of salmon-derived nutrients into a terrestrial ecosystem p03-037
Habitat selection of Nightjars in a fire-burnt area: changes after 20 years p03-038
Effects of Hurricane Iris on riparian bird community structure in Belize. p03-039
The effects of local- and landscape-scale habitat characteristics and their interaction on wintering waterbirds in lotus fields p03-042
Insects, climate and winter territories of parids in northern Europe p03-043
Investigating the effects of increasing levels of bushfire frequency on threatened woodland birds in southeastern Australia p03-044

SA06 Evolution

A trade-off between pigmentation and overheating in avian eggs p06-001
Evolutionary potential of arrival date on breeding grounds: selection, heritability and microevolution p06-002
Detecting selection on phenotype by approximate Bayesian computation (ABC) in phylogenetic comparative methods: examples in birds p06-003
Toll-like receptor (TLR) evolution in wild birds p06-005
Complex song evolution and stress hormone in Bengalese finch: neural and evolutionary mechanisms p06-006
Modeling the evolution of delayed plumage maturation in birds p06-007
Evolution of eggshell structure in tropical birds p06-008
Evolution of nest-building behavior in antbirds (Thamnophilidae) p06-009
Structure, function, evolution and development of amorphous photonic nanostructures from avian feather barbs: a comparative small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) analysis of 230 bird species p06-010
The phylogenetic distance analysis between the Great and Rhinoceros Hornbills and between Austen's and Tickell's Brown Hornbills p06-011
Does incorporation of alarm calls into avian song increase rates of signal divergence across species? p06-012
Testing an accelerated directional evolution model in brood parasite cowbirds by a ABC-based phylogenetic comparative approach p06-013
Rail ways p06-014
Nesting success of grassland birds: aA comparison between tropical and temperate larks p06-015
What creates differences in brightness in ultraviolet-blue plumage colours in the Blue-and-white Flycatcher (Cyanoptila cyanomelana) p06-016
Allochronic and geographic reproductive isolation in an African songbird p06-017
How latitude affects song traits in the leaf-warblers (Phylloscopidae) p06-018
The rise and fall of family living and cooperative breeding in birds p06-019
B10K Project: A Plan to Sequence the Genomes of nearly all 10,000 Bird Species and Development of a Database for Interrogating Trait Evolution Including Neurobehavioral Traits p06-020
Poster 4

SA09 Morphology, ecomorphology and development

Physical traits of male Japanese Bush Warblers in summer and winter p09-001
Sexual dimorphism and sex-differential migration ecology of Little Buntings (Emberiza pusilla) at a stopover site p09-002
Dimorphisms and delayed plumage maturation in Japanese Paradise Flycatchers p09-003
Analysis of colour variability in the Bluethroat subspecies Luscinia svecica volgae (Z) p09-004
Sexual dimorphism in moult and morphology of the Pale-winged Starling Onychognathus nabouroup p09-005
Effect of hatching asynchrony on variation in biometry of Hooded Crow Corvus cornix nestlings in a wetland population (W Poland) p09-006
Establishment of double-contrast radiography of the air sac and simultaneous measurement of intratracheal pressure and air sac pressure in chickens p09-007
Comparative morphology and syrinx evolution in Brazilian caprimulgids (Aves, Caprimulgiformes) p09-008
Musculus sternotrachealis and Musculus costosternalis pars minor: morphological variation and interaction between syringeal and trunk muscles in the Furnariida (Passeriformes: Tyrannides) p09-009
Systolic and diastolic measurement of the avian heart using an esophageal catheter p09-010
A bony support structure in the penguin flipper p09-011
Structure of blood vessels penetrating the flight muscles (Mm. pectorales superficiales) of diving birds p09-012
Why aren’t they hatching? Genetic causes of embryo mortality in zebra finches p09-013
New moult pattern in raptors: primary moult pattern of the Japanese Sparrowhawk (Accipiter gularis) p09-014
Morphofunctional aspects of the frugivorous specialization in the Calyptomena broadbills (Passeriformes, Eurylaimidae). p09-015
Alula functions as a vortex generator p09-016
Patterns of morphological evolution during the evolution of wing-propelled diving in penguins: Insights into the evolution of form and function in birds p09-017
Comparison of morphological traits in two subspecies of Ashy Minivet (Pericrocotus divaricatus) specimens p09-018
How can alcids dive so long? A biomechanical approach p09-019
Macro- and nano-structural contributions to rainbow-like iridescence in Common Bronzewing Phaps chalcoptera feathers p09-020
Measuring the eye size of mist-netted birds: a comparison of two non-invasive methods p09-021
Moult in African Birds p09-022
Facial skin provides thermoregulation in Stresemann’s Bush-crow Zavattariornis stresemanni p09-023
Morphoecological explanations of sexual differences in bill shape of bowerbirds (Ptylorhynchidae: Passeriformes) p09-024
Shape similarities and differences in the skull of scavenging raptors p09-025
Sex differences in growth and its genetic regulation in the early Zebra Finch embryos p09-026
Wednesday, 20-Aug
Poster 1

SA11 Phylogeography & Population genetics

Identification of current and historical hybrid zones of the oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) and the white-rumped shama (Copsychus malabaricus) on Borneo and Java through morphological and genetic analyses. p11-001
Complex analysis of population structure in a small planktivorous seabird, Crested Auklet (Aethia cristatella, Alcidae, Charadriiformes). p11-002
Morphometric variation and genetic structure (or the lack of it) of the Azores Common Chaffinches p11-003
Current status of the Gray-faced Buzzard (Butastur indicus) based on mitochondrial DNA p11-004
Evolutionary islands in the Eastern Himalaya: long-term isolation and stability explain high genetic diversity in a global biodiversity hotspot p11-005
Genetic variation in Mexican populations of Habia rubica(Cardinalidae: Cardinalini) p11-006
Mitochondrial genetic diversity and population genetic structure of Japanese Murrelet, Synthliboramphus wumizusume p11-007
Cross-species characterisation of polymorphic microsatellite loci in the remnant populations of the endangered Java Sparrow (Padda oryzativa) p11-008
Phylogeography and evolutionary history of a cosmopolitan raptor, the Osprey Pandion haliaetus, revealed by mitochondrial DNA: implications for conservation. p11-009
Phylogeography and population structure of the garnet-throated hummingbird (Lamprolaima rhami) based on molecular data. p11-010
Phylogeography of mtDNA haplotypes and range settling in the Siberian rubythroat p11-011
Phylogeography of an Atlantic Forest montane passerine: recent divergence and demographic history of Hemitriccus diops p11-012
Molecular phylogeny based on mitochondrial DNA sequences of Eurasian and Oriental Skylarks p11-013
The Emberiza spodocephala subspecies complex: new insights into taxonomy and phylogeography p11-014
Phylogeographic patterns in three passerine birds in eastern China p11-015
Biogeography of catbirds (Passeriformes: Ailuroedus) manifests zoogeographical disjunctions on New Guinea p11-016
Speciation in the Andes: contrasting phylogeography of the treerunners Margarornis and Pseudocolaptes in the Northern Andes p11-017
Microsatellite DNA analysis divided Japanese Rock Ptarmigan into four genetic clusters p11-018
Phylogeography of Oriental Greenfinch: species-level divergence on oceanic islands p11-019
The role of riverine barriers as drivers of diversification in Amazonia: using the DNA barcodes with dense sampling to assess Amazonian diversity p11-020
A genome-wide assessment of gene flow in elevationally parapatric congeners in Borneo p11-021
Poster 2

SA04 Conservation

Evaluating and improving the reintroduction success of captive-bred Helmeted Honeyeaters p04-001
What is happening to the Chestnut-cheeked Starlings breeding in Hokkaido? p04-002
Assessing Black Rail occupancy and habitat along the Texas Gulf Coast p04-003
Modelling the distribution of Henslow’s Sparrows (Ammodramus henslowii) in eastern North America by the 2050s p04-004
The breeding status of Grus japonensis in Kushiro Marsh, Japan, and the southeast marsh around Khanka Lake, Russia p04-005
The current status of the Emerald Dove at the northern end of their range, on Miyakojima Island, Japan p04-007
Seasonal distribution of Green Peafowl Pavo muticus, Linnaeus 1766, in Wiang Lor Wildlife Sanctuary,Chun District, Phayao Province p04-008
Current status of Little Tern Sternula albifrons in North East Europe: regional population productivity, threats, migration routes and conservation priorities p04-010
Records of the Spoon-billed Sandpiper in Japan: what do they tell us for conservation? p04-011
Comparision of abundance and status of Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus in restored and unrestored areas in Delhi, India p04-012
Diversity and conservation of pheasants in the Qilian Mountains at the Northeastern Tibetan Plateau p04-013
The Hornbill Triangle (HoT): securing a future for hornbills in large forest complexes of Southern Thailand and North Peninsular Malaysia p04-014
Where are the most important areas for Galliformes of conservation concern in the Greater Himalayas, and are they represented in the current protected area network? p04-015
Importance of Chihuahuan desert grasslands in the population limitation of North American grassland birds p04-016
Hotspot analysis of Taiwanese breeding birds to determine gaps in the protected areas network p04-017
A new atlas of Mauritanian birds pinpoints areas of high species richness, endemism and complementarity p04-018
Conservation prioritization improved by a measurement of fragmentation p04-019
The Red List of Migratory Birds of Germany – Rationale, methods and implications p04-020
Long-term waterfowl population monitoring of South-Eastern Russia: results, overview and conservation issues p04-021
Population trends of grassland birds in Hokkaido, focussing on the vanishing of Yellow-breasted Bunting p04-022
The plight of fish-eating birds: Cormorants and endangered salmonids in western North America p04-023
Status of 20 birds of conservation concern in US Fish & Wildlife Service Region 6 p04-024
Assessing the change in land bird abundance in Korea p04-026
Ten years of Fairy Pitta monitoring in western Taiwan: population changes 2004 – 2013 p04-027
Using remote sensing for the study of the vegetation dynamics of a coastal Mediterranean wetland and its effect on the habitat availability of a threatened passerine p04-028
The Taiwan Breeding Bird Survey p04-029
Population status of the Fairy pitta in Taiwan from 2001 to 2013 p04-030
Using distance sampling to assess population restoration methods for two raptor species in south-central England p04-031
A niche-based framework to assess current monitoring of European forest birds and guide indicator species’ selection p04-032
Habitat use and factors influencing detection probability of the Nightingale Reed-warbler p04-033
Monitoring the changes in population and phenology of land birds in Japan p04-034
The role of citizen scientists in the study of birds in Yogyakarta p04-035
Using mark-recapture methods to estimate avian road mortality with a single observer p04-037
Long-term population monitoring and conservation of the Short-tailed Albatross on Torishima, Japan p04-038
Report on an 8-year study on Spizella wortheni: what we actually know and future needs p04-039
Ten years of water bird counts at the RAMSAR site Lac Tele Community Reserve in the Republic of Congo p04-040
Breeding Recovery of Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) and Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) after the Aceh Tsunami, Indonesia p04-041
Effects of agro-environmental management on foraging behaviour and reproductive success of Skylarks (Alauda arvensis) p04-042
Rescue programs for injured Japanese birds of prey using falconry techniques and the tracks of recovered birds with GPS-TX p04-043
Conservation of the critically endangered Chinese Crested Tern: Restoration of a lost breeding colony in the Jiushan Islands p04-044
The effect of livestock grazing on nest survival of the common redshank (Tringa totanus) on Northwestern European salt marshes p04-045
Effectiveness of anti-predator training in reintroduction of Greater Rheas p04-046
The research on reintroduction of Cabot’s Tragopan p04-047
Ecology and conservation of the critically endangered Cacatua sulphurea abbotti (Oberholser, 1917) on Masalembo Islands, Indonesia p04-048
Breeding habitat preference and effects of mowing on hunting success of the Gray-Faced Buzzard Butastur Indicus in northern Japan p04-049
Re-introduction of the Endangered Crested Ibis to Dongzhai of Henan Province, China p04-050
The road to the co-existence with Great Cormorants using “Cormorant Management Phase” in accordance with the various progress situation of the damage control. p04-051
Nest site restoration increases the breeding density of Blue-Tailed Bee-Eaters p04-052
How to protect celebrities from paparazzi: Discussing protection of Blakiston’s fish owl and wildlife viewing p04-053
Microsatellite analysis of Red-crowned Cranes in Oka Crane Breeding Center and sex ratio of theirs nestlings. p04-054
Current status of the Okinawa Woodpecker breeding population p04-055
Does patch-burn grazing management increase abundance and nest survival of declining populations of grassland songbirds? p04-056
The Restoration of a Short-tailed Albatross colony on Mukojima, Ogasawara Islands Group p04-057
Cryptic species detected by DNA in the Violet Sabrewing (Campylopterus hemileucurus) p04-058
Recovery of Blakiston's Fish Owl populations – a positive beginning but a long and challenging road ahead p04-059
Population recoveries of the Red-Headed Wood Pigeon at the Ogasawara Islands, Japan, after the control of invasive alien mammals. p04-060
Conservation programs for the Little Tern breeding on rooftops p04-061
Diet analysis using DNA barcoding from feces of the Japanese Crested Ibis, Nipponia Nippon, for the habitat management of reintroduced species p04-062
Conservation genomics of Japanese and Hawaiian Black-footed Albatross populations using Rad-tag sequencing p04-063
Disastrous African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus erithacus) Conservation Status in the Northern Republic of Congo p04-064
Implications of the control of the invasive alien Red-billed Leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea ) for native bird communities impacted by Sika deer in the high mountains in Japan p04-065
Effect of an alien predator on the breeding performance in a pelagic seabird p04-066
Invasive Common Mynas (Acridotheres tristis) in Tutuila, Samoa: abundance, distribution, predictors, and impacts on native birds p04-067
Mixing with Mallards: Is the genetic integrity of the Australian Pacific Black Duck at risk due to hybridisation with Mallards? p04-068
Ebbing avifaunal population vis- a- vis traditional practice of indigenous tribe of Arunachal Pradesh, India. p04-069
Understanding population limitation in migrants birds: Whinchats on Salisbury Plain p04-070
Stress in wild Greater Rhea populations: effects of agricultural activities on fecal glucocorticoid metabolite levels p04-071
Feeding ecology and conservation of the endangered red-headed wood pigeon, based on diet analysis by DNA barcoding p04-072
Fine-scale foraging interactions of northern royal albatross with fisheries during chick-rearing at Taiaroa Head/Pukekura, New Zealand p04-073
Population estimate and habitat preference of the endangered Amami thrush Zoothera dauma major, endemic to Amami- Oshima Island, southwestern Japan p04-074
Detection of vegetation types at nest sites of Grus japonensis in eastern Hokkaido, Japan, by using vegetation maps p04-075
Birds of agricultural landscapes in the Colombian tropics: a case study of silvopastoral systems, pastures and tropical dry forest fragments in Tolima p04-076
The influence of communication tower attributes on the loss of migrating songbirds in Arkansas p04-077
Pride and desire for the local heritage is the key to conservation education: a case of an elementary school in remote areas in a Japanese village p04-079
Behavioral responses of shorebirds to wind turbines on Wang-Gong, Chung-Hua Coast in Taiwan p04-080
Causes of migratory bird mortality at a stopover site in Korea p04-081
Behavioral responses of wintering Black-faced Spoonbills (Platalea minor) to threats and disturbances in Korea p04-082
The 30-year seabird population trend on Nakanokamishima, in the south Ryukyus, Japan p04-083
Spatial characteristics of foraging habitat and seasonal changes in potential foraging area of Golden Eagle in deciduous broadleaf forest p04-084
Impacts of climate change on the alpine habitat of the Rock Ptarmigan in the Hida Mountains, Central Japan p04-085
Ecological value of urban riparian zones for maintenance of urban bird diversity in Taipei, Taiwan p04-086
Nest survival of Kentish Plover in the Bohai Bay of Eastern China p04-087
Climate change and its multiple impacts on the Qinghai-Tibet plateau endemic forest birds p04-088
Use of rice fields by Bean Geese Anser fabalis and White-fronted Geese Anser albifrons wintering in Hangang River Estuary according to post-harvest treatment p04-089
West coast of Kamchatka peninsula in danger of anthropogenic transformation p04-090
The effects of landscape fragmentation on the habitat use of Woodlarks Lullula arborea and their invertebrate prey p04-091
The impact of sound pollution on territory defence: implications for conservation in mining areas p04-092
Using radio-telemetry to assess relative stopover habitat quality of native and anthropogenic woodlands for migrant birds in the northern Great Plains, USA p04-093
An investigation of vital rates of landbird populations on Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands p04-094
Bird communities of an oil palm plantation in East Kalimantan, Indonesia p04-095
Detection of breeding sites of the Bryan’s shearwater in the Bonin Islands, subtropical Japan p04-096
Agricultural nature conservation for meadow bird families; food availability in grass field margins p04-097
Interactions between nest predation and fragmentation in tropical island pacific birds p04-098
State uncertainty models for migration stopover dynamics of an endangered short distance migrant, the Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus), in South Carolina, USA p04-099
Flight behavior of breeding Piping Plovers: implications for risk of collision with turbines p04-100
Variable responses of the Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius to call-playbacks in the breeding season p04-101
Habitat selection and female choice in polygynous Japanese Marsh Warblers p04-102
Influence of microhabitat structures on waterbird communities in rice fields p04-103
Does presence/absence of raptor species explain bird and plant diversity better than patch area and shape? p04-104
Foraging habitat selection by overwintering Middendorf’s Bean Geese, Anser fabalis middendorffii, around Fukushima lagoon, Japan p04-105
Energy requirement of Middendorf’s Bean Geese and carrying capacity in Fukushima lagoon and the surrounding paddy fields p04-106
Quality or quantity? - large-scale and small-scale factors shaping distribution of forest bird species in Polish Carpathian mountains. p04-107
Foraging site selection and conservation of the Baikal Teal in rice fields around Katano-kamoike, Kaga City, Japan p04-108
Wintering farmland bird assemblages in Hungary, Central Europe p04-109
Changes in the numbers of four species of birds, the House Sparrow, the Cape Glossy Starling, the Laughing Dove, and the Cape Turtle Dove in two provinces of South Africa p04-111
An application of IUCN categories and criteria to the birds of Iran; a case study of Anatidae p04-112
Survival of the White-naped Crane requires larger international efforts in East Asia p04-113
Recent status of Steller’s Sea Eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus in Southeastern Hokkaido p04-114
A tentative analysis of genetic differences between wild and laboratory populations of Japanese Quails using Microsatellite DNA Markers p04-115
Poster 3

SA13 Systematics, biogeography and paleontology

Comparative osteology of the family Accipitridae (Aves: Accipitriformes) with a reassessment of its phylogenetic relationships p13-001
Turnover of breeding bird communities on land-bridge islands: testing MacArthur and Wilson’s theory p13-002
Factors that promote large body size in insular varied tits (Poecile varius) p13-003
Seasonal niche duality challenges classical predictor variable selection in species distribution models of migratory birds p13-004
Predicting the potential distributions of indigobirds and estrildid finches – the impact of climate change on complex parasite- host interactions p13-005
Biodiversity patterns of Passerine birds in the Middle East p13-006
The exposed continental shelf in the ice age as a long distance colonization route? The southeastern Asian origin of Hainan and Taiwan Hill Partridges p13-007
Latitudinal variation in Blue Tit and Blackbird nest characteristics p13-008
A molecular phylogeny for fruit pigeons, doves and allies p13-009
A possible link between avian and Cenozoic climate evolutions p13-010
New Paleogene birds from China and avian biogeographic history p13-011
Molecular phylogeny and systematic revision of the Ficedula narcissina complex p13-012
Rail (Aves: Rallidae) evolution in the Paleogene: major radiation of a cosmopolitan bird family p13-013
A typological analysis of the hoot of the Ryukyu Scops Owl across island populations in the Ryukyu Archipelago and two oceanic islands p13-014
Does the Chinese Grey Shrike Lanius sphenocercus possess an alarm vocalization unique within the Lanius excubitor complex? p13-015
Investigation into the taxonomy of the Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata from non-breeding birds in South Africa p13-016
Redrawing the phylogeny and taxonomy of Calandrella Larks: one new localized West African taxon and several surprising relationships p13-017
Comparative analysis of the song variation across the ranges of Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita) and Willow Warbler (Ph.trochilus). p13-018
Phylogeny and validity of Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytes subspecies breeding in Japan p13-019
Disentangling phylogenetic relationships in an explosive bird radiation p13-020
Poster 4

SA07 Foraging, energetics & nutrition

The diet of antbirds (Thamnophilidae; Passeriformes) from stomach content analyses p07-001
Does diet influence time of breeding and molting in Neotropical birds? p07-002
Diet composition of Cerulean Warbler (Setophaga cerulea) nestlings p07-003
Temporal and spatial change in the diet of Black-faced Spoonbill chicks revealed by stable isotope analysis p07-004
Spatial, foraging behaviour and dietary overlap between two similarly- sized avian herbivores wintering in China p07-005
Diet variation of the Southern Grey Shrike in Algeria p07-006
Hunting habitat selection by Eastern Marsh Harriers Circus spilonotus in agricultural areas: a case study in the Hachiro-gata polder p07-007
Foraging habits of Gentoo and Chinstrap Penguins revealed by stable isotope analysis on King George Island, Antarctica p07-008
Hummingbirds and their flowers at dryland vegetation in Chapada Diamantina, northeast Brazil p07-009
Influence of thermodynamic costs on daily movement decisions and habitat use of the Brolga (Grus rubicunda) p07-010
Body size differences in a brood of nestlings of Daito Scops Owl is related to the diversity of provisioned food p07-011
Sexual size dimorphism and foraging behaviors of the Crested Ibis (Nipponia nippon) p07-012
Foraging ecology of an Oriental White Stork in Toyooka city, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan p07-013
The possibility of endozoochorous seed dispersal by waterbirds in Mongolia p07-015
The cost of long distance adult foraging movement during reproduction: an inter-population study of Streaked Shearwaters p07-016
Roost population and foraging behaviour of the Malabar Pied Hornbill in Western Ghats of India p07-017
Social facilitation of foraging behaviour in domestic chicks; a possible role of dopaminergic reward system p07-018
Seasonal and annual variation in foraging strategies of Little Penguins (Eudyptula minor) p07-019
Applicability of a single-sample doubly labelled water method to the Streaked Shearwater (Calonectris leucomelas) p07-020
Crisis for males: the failure of sexual niche separation when food resources changed p07-021
Saturday, 23-Aug
Poster 1

SA02 Cognition, learning & communication

Predator-prey interaction drive the evolution of red plumage trait in Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica gutturalis p02-001
What is the influence of motion on predator perception by the European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)? p02-002
Skype birds: quantitative evaluation of audio-visual online communication in Budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus) p02-004
Visual exposure to non-specific point-light animation induces a predisposition for biological motion in domestic chicks. p02-005
Crow cannot discriminate between the real ham and replica under the minimal ultra violet light condition p02-007
Adult deprivation during development affects social motivation of a songbird p02-008
Is the Pied Bush Chat (a tropical song bird) a close ended song learner? p02-009
Songbirds and humans apply different strategies in a sound sequence discrimination task p02-010
Graphical analysis of the structure of complex bird songs in natural environments p02-011
Is the soft song of the Brownish-Flanked Bush Warbler an aggressive signal? p02-012
The stereotypy and variability of repertoires in two groups of nonpasserine birds in evolutionary perspective p02-013
Is acoustic communication of European Robins (Erithacus rubecula) affected by wind farm noise? p02-014
Seasonal changes in vocal activity in two nocturnal colonial seabirds (Oceanodroma furcata and O. leucorhoa; Procellariiformes) in relation to abiotic factors. p02-015
Ontogenesis of vocalization in nocturnal (Strigiformes) and diurnal (Falconiformes) birds of prey p02-016
Patterns of dawn singing by a tropical suboscine, the black-capped flycatcher (Empidonax atriceps) p02-017
Song structure, song rate, hormonal level and immune challenge in the Canary p02-018
Development of cues to individuality and sex in calls of three crane species (Gruidae, Gruiformes) p02-019
Conspecific odour recognition in the South Island Robin: I can smell you before I even see you! p02-020
Experimental evidence for an adaptive response towards olfactory Predator cues in Alectoris rufa p02-021
Effect of social status on vocal behavior in group-living Large-Billed Crows p02-022
Song alteration and maintenance modulated by behavioral context in adult male Bengalese Finches p02-023
Do birds recognize foreign dialect singers as the same species? Effect of sympatric species singing similar songs p02-024
Can female Daito Scops Owls distinguish hoot-calls of their socially paired males from strangers? p02-025
Context dependent variability in note sequences in Bengalese Finches p02-027
Aperiodic light environment can affect song in the Zebra Finch p02-028
Song parameters of Fuscous Honeyeater Lichenostomus fuscus correlate with habitat characteristics in fragmented landscapes p02-029
Establishment of a quantitative calculation method for repertoire size in Bull-headed Shrikes. p02-030
The evolution of the Lombard effect p02-031
Why do Moustached Wren (Pheugopedius genibarbis) sing in duet? p02-033
The effect of begging calls by female Bull-headed Shrikes on feeding by males p02-034
Social complexity hypothesis: an examination through vocal complexity of corvids p02-035
Advertising vocalization of the Large-billed Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus orinus) p02-036
Cryptic flutter produces klaxon-like song in Smithornis broadbills p02-037
Female preference for syntactically complex trills in the Java Sparrow song p02-038
Poster 2

SA10 Physiology; cell & molecular biology

Stress does not increase blood glucose in foraging wild House Sparrows p10-001
Variation in basal metabolic rate in wild-caught tropical birds of Southern Vietnam p10-002
Basal metabolic rate, parasite prevalence and blood variables in different taxonomic and ecological avian groups of Southern Vietnam p10-003
Seasonal variation in basal metabolic rate, respiratory quotient and evaporative water loss in the Cape White-eye, Zosterops pallidus p10-004
The impact of urbanization on oxidative stress and telomere length: experimental disentangling of genetic and environmental effects in Great Tits (Parus major) p10-005
Circulating hormone pattern of obligate brood parasites during the breeding season p10-006
Changes in stress hormone receptors across the breeding season: an adaptation to breeding at high latitude? p10-007
Changes in gonadal activity associated with rearing condition, egg laying and molting in captive Svalbard Rock Ptarmigan (Lagopus muta hyperboreus) p10-008
Seasonal changes of fecal sex steroids in Kagu, Rhynochetos jubatus, in captivity p10-009
Labile regulation of nocturnal activity during pre-migratory life stage p10-010
Molecular cloning and expression of PGC-1α in Eurasian Tree Sparrows (Passer montanus) p10-011
Fluid mechanical consideration of the airsacculitis: effects of thickening and hardening of air sacs on a respiratory flow p10-012
DNA extraction from avian feces for species identification and sex determination p10-013
Light intensity alters the stimulatory effects of long photoperiod, but does not alter critical photoperiod in the Indian Weaver Bird (Ploceus philippinus) p10-015
Physiological and immunological consequences of differential stopover habitat use in fall migrating landbirds p10-016
Does adult neurogenesis shape the true navigator? p10-017
Response to distance calls is affected by lesions of nucleus taeniae of the amygdala in birds. p10-018
Differences in the reproductive hormone rhythm of Tree Sparrows (Passer montanus) from urban and rural sites in Beijing: The effect of anthropogenic light sources p10-019
Comparative genomic analysis for identification of polymorphisms associated with the chicken broodiness trait p10-020
Variation in early-life telomere dynamics in a long-lived bird: links to environmental conditions and survival p10-021
Poster 3

SA14 Other

The production of regurgitated pellets by species of Synallaxinae and Furnariinae (Aves: Passeriformes: Furnariidae) p14-001
Birds in Romanian mythology, beliefs and ritual practices p14-002
Development of an automatic bird-species recognition system from birdsongs in tropical forests p14-003
Let’s identify birds in the Nasca lines! p14-004
Local exploitation of the Oriental White Stork as a natural resource for coexistence with humans in Japan p14-005
Bird images that appear in objects housed in Shosoin Treasure House p14-006
The cormorant conflict is a human problem; lessons from Japan p14-007
Differences in potential seed dispersal ability by birds between two morphs of Scaevola taccada p14-008
The ecology of the introduced Chinese Hwamei in Japan p14-009
Old feathers remain in the feather brushes of the Japanese tea ceremony p14-010
History of Japan’s Illustrated Books of Birds since the Edo period p14-011
The Mitochondrial DNA of People Who Brought Shirotori Worship to Japan p14-012
Effective net mesh-size and fishing-line interval as countermeasures to Eurasian Tree Sparrow, Passer montanus p14-013
Bioacoustic collection of the Natural History Museum & Institute, Chiba, Japan: recordings of wildlife and sound environment p14-014
The line installation interval which prevents invasion of crows -implication for damage control in orchards p14-015
Why Tree Sparrows are special in Japanese culture: an analysis of family emblems. p14-016
Loons and people: the case of the Seto Inland Sea of Japan p14-017
Lepidoptera fauna in nests of Wedge-tailed Shearwater, Bulwer’s Petrel and Blue Rock Thrush and hygrothermal nest conditions in the oceanic Ogasawara Islands, Japan p14-018
Poster 4

SA08 Migration & orientation

Climatic conditions on migration and annual survival of a neotropical migrant, the Yellow Warbler p08-001
How timed is the timing of migrants? p08-002
Plasticity and repeatability of migration timing of American White Pelicans p08-003
Weather effects on roosting ecology of Barn Swallows at an East Asian stopover site in the spring migration season p08-004
Local habitat selection and its implications for stopover patterns of fall migratory songbirds at an inland site of the northern Gulf of Mexico, USA p08-005
Stopover habitat preferences of Wood Sandpipers and Common Snipes in lotus and rice fields p08-006
Geolocators reveal that a migratory woodpecker uses tree cavities throughout the entire annual cycle p08-008
The use of radar for “observing” bird behavior p08-009
Australia-Asia Little Tern Sterna albifrons geolocator project p08-010
Migratory behaviors in free-flying passerines tracked by radio telemetry p08-011
Regional Doppler radar network and eBird observation database reveal trans-Atlantic departures of nocturnally migrating birds p08-012
A call for large-scale isotopic assessment of feathers to rapidly delineate patterns of migratory connectivity p08-013
Establishing migratory connectivity of Siberian rubythroats using stable isotope (δ2H) analyses p08-014
Combining stable isotope analysis and geolocator data to investigate migratory connectivity in a long-distance Eurasian- African migrant, the Red-backed Shrike (Lanius collurio) p08-015
Revealing the migratory connectivity of Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus by mitochondrial DNA and stable isotope analysis p08-016
The elusive White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi; stable isotope analyses determine diet and migratory origins p08-018
Attracting wild birds to a terrace in Barcelona p08-019
Bird species migration ratio in East Asia, Australia, and surrounding islands p08-020
Main results of 15 years of bird migration monitoring by long-term ringing at the south of the Russian Far East p08-021
Body mass variation of the arctic warbler along a northern section of the east Asian flyway during fall migration p08-022
Migration patterns of birds in the southernmost forests of the world p08-023
High altitude New Zealand record for a Long-tailed Skua (Stercorarius longicaudus) p08-024
Long-distance migration patterns of New Zealand’s endemic Long-tailed Cuckoo (Eudynamys taitensis) p08-026
Difference in home range between male and female juvenile Black-faced Spoonbill as shown by PTTs p08-027
Classifying mudflats using Landsat TM imagery in investigating the distribution of Eurasian Curlew in Chang-hua, Taiwan. p08-028
Changes in the migratory pattern of cranes to Izumi p08-029
Control of bird migration in common cuckoos Cuculus canorus p08-030
Home-range of wintering Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) in Korea p08-031

SA12 Population & individual ecology

Ontogenetic color change in caterpillars as a defensive strategy against bird predation p12-001
The effect of a colonising superpredator (Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis) on mesopredator (Tawny owl Strix aluco) survival & reproductive strategies under declining food availability. p12-002
Philopatry and breeding site fidelity of the Long-billed Plover Charadrius placidus. p12-003
Long-term study on natal dispersal and breeding-site fidelity of Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas p12-004
Reconstructing networks between winter roosts and summer colonies in Ardeidae species p12-005
Collective philopatry in heron colonies p12-006
Granivore movement in a savanna landscape: A case study of the Black-throated Finch (Poephila cincta cincta) in north– eastern Queensland, Australia p12-007
The multi-scale aggregative response of cormorants to the mass stocking of fish in rivers p12-008
Origin of breeding individuals in two populations of the Long-tailed Tit p12-009
Breeding in the temperate zone or in the tropics: a comparison of home ranges in the Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus and The African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis p12-010
To stay or not to stay on isolated islets?: Identifying the migratory status of robins based on the year-long operation logs of automatic photo and sound recording systems p12-011
The importance of conspecifics during settlement: an experimental approach p12-012
Effects of Edge on the Understory Insectivorous Birds in a Fragmented Tropical Rainforest p12-013
Change of habitat preferences of the Common Kestrel: dynamic of the process, possible causes, benefits p12-015
Temporal sharing of floral resources among hummingbirds (Trochilidae) in inflorescences of Dahlstedtia pinnata (Benth.) Malme. (Fabaceae) in the Atlantic Forest p12-016
Relationship between stream habitat types and annual fecundity of Brown Dipper Cinclus pallasii in Taiwan. p12-017
Rice fields as an important habitat for Intermediate and Cattle Egrets in Korea: distribution and feeding activity p12-018
One scale does not fit all: habitat effects on the breeding success of three forest-dwelling hawks p12-019
Dynamics of Steller’s Sea Eagle population in the southern part of breeding range in relation to drastic changes in habitats p12-020
Flock composition and fluctuations of numbers in two populations of the Long-tailed Tit p12-021
Using birding reports to reveal broad-scale spatio-temporal dynamics of bird distribution: Case of altitudinal distribution of alpine bird species in Taiwan from 1972 to 2010 p12-022
Energy and nitrogen budgets contribute to explaining the distributions and activity budgets of wintering herbivorous geese in China p12-024
Breeding distribution of Pleske’s Warbler in Kagoshima p12-025
Expanding wintering distribution of Rooks in Japan p12-026
Comparison of two different “nesting strategies” and nesting success of Water Rail and Little Crake p12-027
Breeding ecology of Siberian and Sandhill Cranes in Yakutia subarctic tundra p12-028
Breeding performance of the European Starling Sturnus vulgaris during a period of long-term decline in Sweden p12-029
Feather growth and skeletal size of juvenile Cliff Swallows (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota) are affected by climatic conditions during rearing p12-030
Avian reproduction dynamics in a Canadian boreal forest p12-031
Direct and indirect effects of temperatures on egg mass in rockhopper penguins p12-032
The dynamics of prey biomass and breeding performance of sedentary and migrant hole-nesting species p12-034
The global climate changes and bird populations’ survival p12-035
Breeding biology of White-rumped Shama (Copsychus malabaricus) in southern Vietnam: the avoidance of high predation pressure p12-036
Maximum recorded longevity of birds in the southernmost forests of the world p12-037
The wild Jungle Crow: most familiar in Japan, yet mysterious p12-038
Differences in breeding ecology of Great Tits between Japanese and European populations p12-039
Cuckoo parasitism to sympatric closely related hosts, Brown and Bull-headed Shrikes p12-040
Identifying nest predators using interval-shooting function of waterproof digital cameras p12-041
Review of aging techniques in birds and other vertebrates: most are not sufficiently accurate to deduce mortality rate from age distributions p12-042
Comparison of breeding parameters in Eurasian Tree Sparrow between urban and rural areas. p12-043
Nest placement of Varied Tit Parus varius and Great Tit P. major in an urban environment, Korea p12-044
Long-term trends in nest success of waders in the Russian Arctic p12-045
Monitoring avian productivity, recruitment, and survival in American Samoa, Polynesia p12-048
Effects of environmental variability during breeding and non-breeding period on population dynamics of Black-tailed Gulls in the northwestern Pacific p12-049
Costs of nest building in the Great Tit p12-050
Colony development and density-dependent processes in breeding Grey Herons p12-053
Changes in numbers of Mute Swan Cygnus olor in the internal areas of Ukraine for the last decades p12-054
Assessing behavioural responses to climate change: nest site selection, breeding success and stress in the Crimson Rosella p12-055
Ecological characteristics of nesting Wood Pigeons Columba palumbus in the central part of the forest-steppe zone in Ukraine p12-056
Seasonal decline in reproductive parameters within two Wryneck (Jynx torquilla) populations p12-057
Dark and pale Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) males differ in foraging strategies p12-058
Onset of the Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) program in Japan, to verify impacts on the avifauna in Fukushima p12-059
Characteristics of the Fairy Pitta call during its breeding season p12-060
Population Trends of Wintering Eurasian Coot Fulica atra in East Asia p12-061
Reproduction in the King Penguin: constraints imposed by colonial breeding and a long chick raising period. p12-062