South Australian Ornithologist, Volume 13


Volume XIII, Part 1. 1st January 1935

Obituary [Dr A.M. Morgan]  A. Chenery pp. 3-4, Portrait.

Birds noted in the eastern portion of Kangaroo Island  Allen F.C. Lashmar pp. 5-8.

Notes on birds observed at Myrtle Springs Station, S.A.  Chris Cain pp. 8-11.

Notes on the Pratincole (Stiltia isabella) at Witchelina Station  [Chris Cain] pp. 11-12.

Notes on the Pied Cormorant, Dusky Moorhen and Starling  H.T. Condon pp. 12-15, Plate I.

Bird notes
  Notes from “Minnie Downs”, via Marree, S.A.  
L.R. Reese pp. 15-16.

  Professor J.B. Cleland p. 16.

  Miss V. Pearce p. 16.

  Fork-tailed (White-rumped) Swift (Micropus pacificus)  Mrs F.W. Tugwell p. 17.

  Notes from the River Murray  S. Sanders p. 17.

  Notes from Hilltown, via Clare, S.A.  J.B. Shekleton p. 17.

  Unusual actions of a Magpie-Lark (Grallina cyanoleuca)  T. Vogelsang p. 18.

  Notes from Bool Lagoon, S.E., S.A.  J.B. Hood p. 18-19.

  From Happy Valley Reservoir, O’Halloran Hill, S.A.  C. Pearce p. 19.

  J. Neil McGilp p. 19.

  F.E. Parsons p. 19-20.

Bird notes
  Notes on birds in the lower north, S.A.  
Worsley C. Johnson p. 20-21.

  Edwin Ashby p. 21.

  B.C. Cotton p. 21-22.

  Dr A.M. Morgan p. 22.

  Birds nesting in a Wormwood (Artemisia argentea)   Max S. Fuss p. 22.

  Notes from Nargultie, near Streaky Bay, west coast, S.A.  H.H. Howard p. 22-23.

  Notes from Florieton, S.A.  N. Hiles Pearse p. 23-25.

  Notes on the Eastern Swamphen and Banded Landrail  James T. Gray p. 25-26.

Some additions to the South Australian Museum collection  J. Sutton pp. 27-34. Plate II.

  Combing the southern seas by Sir Joseph Verco, M.D., F.R.C.S. Edited by Bernard C. Cotton
  p. 36.

  The nidification of birds of the Indian Empire by E. Stuart Baker, C.I.E., O.B.E., F.Z.S. etc. Volume III. Ploceidae-Asionidae   pp. 36-37.

  “Les Oiseaux de France” by A. Megaux. Volume II  pp. 37-38.


Volume XIII, Part 2. 1st April 1935

Healed fracture in forearm of Pelican, Pelecanus conspicillatus  pp. 41-42, Plate III.

Birds of Chowilla Station and district  K. Viner Smith pp. 42-47.

Birds of Yorke Peninsula  J.M. Bonnin pp. 49-51.

Some nesting observations in the south-east in the summer of 1934-35  D.W. Brummitt pp. 49-51.

Port Gawler   H.T. Condon pp. 51-53.

Gabianus pacificus, Pacific Gull  John Sutton pp. 54-56.

Florieton notes  N. Hiles Pearce pp. 56-58.

Bird notes
  A.G. Edquist p. 58.

  J. Neil McGilp p. 58.

  S.E. Terrill p. 58.

  B.C. Cotton pp. 58-59.

  Professor J.B. Cleland p. 59.

  Micropus pacificus, Fork-tailed (White-rumped) Swift  [Professor Cleland]; [R.C. Beck] p. 60.

Notes on the avifauna on St Francis Island from “Combing the Southern Seas”, by Sir Joseph Verco, M.D., F.R.C.S., 1935  pp. 60-66.


Volume XIII, Part 3. 1st July 1935

The colour variation of the Budgerygah (Melopsittacus undulatus); their origins and genetic relationships (with chart) S.E. Terrill pp. 75-86.

Hoary-headed Grebes and Brown Bittern James T. Gray pp. 87-88.

Miscellaneous notes on some species of birds in central Australia H.H. Finlayson pp. 88-91.

Bird Notes from Witchelina Station, via Farina, S.A. C. Cain pp. 91-92.

Acclimatization in South Australia J. Sutton pp. 92-103.

Obituary [Dr Robert H. Pulleine] J.B.C. [J.B. Cleland] pp. 103-104.


Volume 13, Part 4. 1st October 1935

Nesting, etc., in the Bool Lagoon district, S.E., S.A., during the 1934 season  J.B. Hood pp. 107-119.

Some bird observations about the City of Adelaide, etc  Howard E.A. Jarman pp. 119-121.

A new record for South Australia. Puffinus griseus, Sooty Shearwater  p. 121.

Bird notes
  J.B. Shekleton p. 122, Plate V.

  James T. Gray pp. 122-123.

  Walter J. Harvey p. 123.

  H.T. Condon p. 124.

  L.R. Reese pp. 124-125.

  Birds noted on Yorke Peninsula in September, 1935  Bernard C. Cotton p. 125.

  Max S. Kuss p. 125.

  Early nesting  [Mrs.L. E. Roake] p. 126.

  Outer Harbor notes   [Mr. E. Ali] p. 126.

The Birds in the Abminga District, S.A.  H. Simpson pp. 126-128.

Some Additions to the South Australian Museum Collection, etc  J. Sutton pp. 129-134.

Birds of the River Murray  F.M Angel p. 134.


Volume XIII, Part 5. 1st January 1936

Notes on the albatrosses occurring in South Australian waters  H.T. Condon pp. 141-161, Plates VI-VIII.










Volume XIII, Part 6. 1st April 1936

Notes on the Black-throated Grebe  S.E. Terrill pp. 165-168, Plates IX-X.

Notes on the Food of a Golden Whistler, Pachycephala pectoralis   S.E. Terrill pp. 168.

Wild birds in the Back Valley off Inman Valley, S.A.  Alfred Crompton pp. 168.

Notes on the Wedge-tailed Eagle, Uroaetus audax in the Farina district, S.A. during 1934-1935  Chris Cain pp. 169-170.


Bird Notes
  R.F. Brown pp. 170-173.

  Professor J.B. Cleland pp. 173-174.

  Robert Crompton p. 174.

  [A. Grove-Jones] p. 175.

  Rev. P.P. Darke p. 175.

  S. Osborne p. 175.

  J.B. Hood p. 175.

  James T. Gray pp. 175-176.

  Walter J. Harvey p. 177.

  Warren B. Hitchcock pp. 177-178.

  H.H. Howard pp. 178-179.

  Florieton notes  N. Hiles Pearce p. 179.

  C.E. Rix pp. 179-180.

The correct attitude for a mounted petrel. p. 181.

Notes about cuckoos.
  F.M. Angel p. 181.

  R.F. Brown p. 181.

  Professor J.B. Cleland p. 181.

  Warren Hitchcock pp. 181-182.

  Max Kuss p. 182.

  A.A. Simpson, C.M.G p. 182.

  H. Wade p. 182.

Cape Barren Goose Cereopsis novae-hollandiae  [Miss V. Pearce; Dr A.S. Randell; H.M. Hale; J. Sutton] p. 182-183.

Spine-tailed Swift Hirundapus caudacutus  [Alfred Crompton; H.H. Howard; Captain S.A. White] pp. 183-184.

Colour of the conjunctiva of the White-winged Chough Corcorax melanorhamphus  J. Sutton pp. 184-186.


Volume 13, Part 7. 1st July 1936

Notes on birds in central Australia between Alice Springs and Ayers Rock  J.B. Cleland pp. 191-196.

The breeding of the Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) on Tasman Island   Frederic Wood Jones pp. 197-200, Plate XI.

Birds noted in the eastern portion of Kangaroo Island  Allen F.C. Lashmar pp. 200-203.

The birds of Buckland Park  H.T. Condon and C.E. Rix pp. 203-219, Platex XI.




Volume 13, Part 8. October 1, 1936

Notes on the breeding of the Short-tailed Shearwater, Puffinus tenuirostris, in 1936  Frederic Wood Jones pp. 223-228, Plates XIII-XIV.

The birds of the Wilmington district  T. Brandon pp. 228-230.

Birds seen on South Neptune Islands  C.E. Perryman pp. 230-232.

Flame Robin, Petroica phoenicia.
  Harold Wade p. 233.

  L. Francis p. 233.

  F.E. Parsons pp. 233.

  R.F. Brown and Warren Hitchcock pp. 233.

Cuckoos  R.F. Brown p. 233

  Professor J.B. Cleland p. 234.

  H.T. Condon pp. 234.

  H.T. Condon and C.E. Rix p. 234.

  Warren B. Hitchcock p. 234.

  Max S. Kuss p. 234.

  F.E. Parsons p. 234.

  N. Hiles Pearce p. 235.

  L.R. Reese p. 235.

  J.B. Shekleton p. 235.

  Harold Wade p. 235.

  J. Sutton p. 235.

Bird Notes
  Short-tailed Shearwater (Mutton-Bird), Puffinus tenuirostris  
  [Miss Nita O. Thompson] p. 236.

  H.T. Condon p. 236.

  R.F. Brown pp. 236-237.

  James T. Gray pp. 237-238.

  H. Simpson p. 238.

  Professor J.B. Cleland p. 239.

  J.B. Shekleton p. 239.

  P.W. Mellor p. 239.

  Warren B. Hitchcock pp. 239-240.

  N. Hiles Pearse pp. 240-241.

  L.R. Reese pp. 241-242.

  A. Allen Simpson p. 242.

  H.T. Condon and C.E. Rix p. 243.

  Samuel Sanders pp. 243-244.

Notes of the arrival of three migratory species  J. Sutton p. 244.

Purple-crowned Lorikeet (Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)  C.J. Manfield p. 245.

English Nightingales (Luscinia megarhyncha)  S. Harvey pp. 245-246.