South Australian Ornithologist, Volume 01 Posted on 01/01/2016 Share with Volume I, Part 1. January 1914 Contents p. 3. History of ornithology in South Australia R. Crompton pp. 5-11. The avifauna of Melville Island, Northern Territory F.R. Zietz pp. 11-18. Order Passeriformes, family Muscicapidae, Rhipidura tricolor-The Black-and-white Fantail pp. 18-20. Halcyon macleayii coeruleus subsp. n.-The Northern Forest Kingfisher Edwin Ashby pp. 20-21. A note on Dicaeum hirundinaceum and the Loranthus seed A.M. Morgan pp. 21-22. Current observations Fantailed Cuckoo breeding near Adelaide J.W. Mellor pp. 22-23. [Roseworthy Agricultural College] H.E. Laffer p. 23. ) Observations of Laughing Jackass (Dacelo gigas) C.L. Crompton pp. 23-24. Volume I, Part 2. April 1914 Corrections Contents p. 3. Order Picariae, sub-order Halcyones, family Alcedinidae, genus Dacelo, species Dacelo gigs pp. 5-8. Melithreptus gularis loftyi-Southern Black-chinned Honeyeater S.A. White pp. 8-9. Field notes on three species of Malurus (Blue Wrens) A.M. Morgan pp. 9-11. Notes on the Southern Black-headed Minah (Myzantha melanocephala whitei) F.R. Zietz pp. 11-12. Additions to “A list of the birds of Australia” Gregory M. Mathews pp. 12-13. Some birds occurring at the Reedbeds, on the Adelaide plains this summer S.A. White pp. 13-15. Notes on Platycercus (haematogaster), Gould Gregory M. Mathews pp. 15-17. Melville Island birds F.R. Zietz pp. 17-18. Notes from Roseworthy H.E. Laffer pp. 18-19. Note p. 19. Volume I, Part 3. July 1914 Contents p. 3. Annual Meeting p. 5. A sketch of the life of Samuel White- ornithologist, soldier, sailor, and explorer. [I.-The ornithologist] S.A. White pp. 6-7. Order Passeriformes, family Meliphagidae, genus Ptilotula pp. 8-11. Field notes on Virago castanea (Eastern Teal) and Virago gibberifrons (Grey Teal) S.A. White pp. 11-13. Birds in a North Adelaide garden A.M. Morgan pp. 13-14. Current observations E. Ashby p. 15. A.M. Morgan p. 15. A now rare bird M. Symonds Clark p. 16. Swift Lorikeet in South Australia p. 17. Gang Gang Cockatoo p. 17. The White-fronted Robin and the Flower-pecker F.R. Zietz pp. 17-18. From G.M. Mathews, F.R.S.E. p. 18. Correspondence To the Editorial Committee S.A. White p. 19. Correspondence To the Editors, The Emu S.A. White pp. 19-21. Volume I, Part 4. October 1914 Contents p. 3. A sketch of the life of Samuel White- ornithologist, soldier, sailor, and explorer. [II.-The ornithologist] S.A. White pp. 5-7. Order Passeriforines, family Laniidae, genus Gymnorhina pp. 7-11. The birds of Kallioota A.M. Morgan pp. 11-21. Re-appearance in South Australia of the Swift Lorikeet (Lathamus discolor tregellasi, Mathews) Edwin Ashby pp. 21-24. Notes on some birds observed at Roseworthy College, and not usual to the locality H.E. Laffer pp. 24-25. A long-lost bird S.A. White p. 26. Description of some interesting birds from the Northern Territory Edwin Ashby pp. 26-27. Current observations “Wittunga”, Blackwood Edwin Ashby pp. 27-28. Birds observed in our garden at Kingswood F.R. Zietz pp. 28-29. Blue-billed Ducks (Oxyura australis) and Freckled Ducks (Stictonetta naevosa) F.R. Zietz pp. 29-30. Correspondence The Cockatoo Parakeet (Leptolophus auricornis, Mathews; Calopsitta novaea hollandiae, Gould). To The Editorial Committee of the S.A. Ornithologist. M. Symonds Clark p. 30. To the Editorial Committee of the S.A. Ornithologist M. Symonds Clark p. 30.