Cotinga 17

Neotropical News

compiled by James Lowen

Cotinga 17 (2002): 7-10


Taxonomic Round-up

compiled by Graeme Green

Cotinga 17 (2002): 11-12


NeoMaps: The Neotropical Biodiversity Mapping Initiative

Jon Paul Rodríguez and Christopher J. Sharpe

Cotinga 17 (2002): 13-14


Range extensions for Lineated Dryocopus lineatus and Pale-billed Woodpeckers Campephilus guatemalensis, and first records for the state of Morelos, Mexico

David Valenzuela, Borja Milá, Fernando Urbina, Katherine Renton, Antonio García and Raymundo Castro

Cotinga 17 (2002): 15-16


Nest documentation confirms the presence of a breeding population of Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus in north-east Mexico

Martha J. Desmond and Felipe Chavez Ramirez

Cotinga 17 (2002): 17-19


First record of Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa for South America

Floyd E. Hayes and Martyn Kenefick

Cotinga 17 (2002): 20-22


Aspectos ecológicos de las bijiritas migratorias en Cuba

Arturo Kirkconnell

Cotinga 17 (2002): 23-32


Fourteen new bird species for Belize

Lee Jones, Philip Balderamos, John and Agnes Caulfield, Glenn Crawford, Thomas M. Donegan, Ellen McRae, Martin Meadows, Mario Muschamp, Pio Saqui, Vincent van der Spek, Jonathan Urbina and Barry Zimmer

Cotinga 17 (2002): 33-42


First breeding data for Cherry-throated Tanager Nemosia rourei

Ana Cristina Venturini, Pedro Rogerio de Paz and Guy M. Kirwan

Cotinga 17 (2002): 43-45


Discovery of Bahia Spinetail Synallaxis cinerea in north-east Minas Gerais, Brazil, with additional records of some rare and threatened montane Atlantic Forest birds

Rômulo Ribon, Bret M. Whitney and José Fernando Pacheco

Cotinga 17 (2002): 46-50


Notes on Chestnut-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia castaneiventris: a new record for Boyacá, Colombia

Bernabé López-Lanús

Cotinga 17 (2002): 51-52


Rediscovery of Striated Antbird Drymophila d. devillei in Ecuador and several new elevational records

Lelis Navarrete, John V. Moore and Ruth Ann Moore

Cotinga 17 (2002): 53


First Bolivian observation of Swallow-tailed Cotinga Phibalura flavirostris boliviana in 98 years

Bennett Hennessey

Cotinga 17 (2002): 54-55


The conservation of Polylepis-adapted birds at Abra Málaga, Cuzco, Peru

Gunnar Engblom, Constantino Aucca Chutas, Gregorio Ferro Meza, Efraín Samochuallpa and Wily Palomino

Cotinga 17 (2002): 56-59


Noteworthy bird records for south-west Peru

Tor Egil Høgsås, Ernesto Málaga-Arenas and José Pizarro Neyra

Cotinga 17 (2002): 60-61


The occurrence of vagrant seabirds inland in Chile

Manuel Marin

Cotinga 17 (2002): 62-65


Threatened avifauna of the Juan Fernández archipelago, Chile: the impact of introduced mammals and conservation priorities

Ingo Hahn and Uwe Römer

Cotinga 17 (2002): 66-72


Notes on the nesting of White-shouldered Fire-eye Pyriglena leucoptera

Jorge J. Protomastro

Cotinga 17 (2002): 73-75


Neotropical Notebook

compiled by Juan Mazar Barnett and Guy M. Kirwan

Cotinga 17 (2002): 77-87


Photospot: Eastern Calyptophilus frugivorus and Western Chat-Tanagers C. tertius

Jesús Almonte and Eladio Fernandez

Cotinga 17 (2002): 95-96 and back cover