An annotated bibliography of Oregon bird literature by George A. Jobanek

By George A. Jobanek

This exhaustive, richly annotated source fills a massive hole in Oregon chicken literature. George Jobanek has conscientiously searched dozens of early ornithological, clinical, and usual historical past journals and courses, from American box to Zoe, for documents of Oregon birds. end result of the rarity of many references and their inaccessibility to so much readers, the writer has supplied annotations for every of the approximately thousand entries. Jobanek conveys in a concise demeanour the salient issues of every article and regularly rates from the references, in particular descriptions of abundance and variety. furthermore, the various annotations comprise mentioning of contemporary references.By in brief describing each one merchandise, Jobanek unearths its usefulness for modern readers. References are prepared by way of writer and cross-indexed via species, county, key notice, and 12 months of book. keywords reminiscent of habit, conservation, distribution, migration, nesting, plumage, and taxonomy were assigned to every access to mirror the first subject or subject matter of the Oregon fabric of the reference. A gazetteer identifies localities pointed out within the annotations.This bibliography is a worthwhile new source for pro and proficient beginner ornithologists, flora and fauna managers, ecologists, normal historians, librarians, and a person drawn to birds within the Pacific Northwest. Its references will provide researchers a base for destiny reports and make allowance readers a glimpse of an past, golden period in ornithology.

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Warner on Mt. Hood, Clackamas Co. , as a Clark's Nutcracker. See Anonymous, 1874, Possibly a new bird from Oregon (#2). Key word: distribution 4 Anonymous 1880. Our waterfowl. Forest and Stream 15:285286, 306307, 327, 345, 365, 385,406, 425,465 (see p. 327). Mentions that the Greater White-fronted Goose occurs in winter in Oregon. Key word: distribution 5 Anonymous 1885. Chinese Pheasants in Oregon. Forest and Stream 24:451. , "have wonderfully multiplied. " Key word: introduction 6 Anonymous 1886.

In cases where a reference is untitled, I have created a title and enclose it in brackets. Dates are inclusive. Locations are listed in alphabetical order of counties. I list species within each annotation in phylogenetic order after the AOU check-list, 6th edition, 1983. I use the scientific names used by the author, but identify current scientific names, and use or identify current English names. I am regrettably not a taxonomist, nor am I especially literate with the taxonomic literature, so knowledgeable readers will surely find errors; I just hope my sources, constantly at hand, have minimized these mistakes.

By careful observation it was noticed that he positively did not eat a particle of the crumbs, but just wanted to steal. " Key word: behavior 12 Anonymous 1895. Mongolian Pheasants. Forest and Stream 44:65. N. , and the species's subsequent increase in the state. Denny writes that "it is not true that these pheasants drive out other birds. C. " Key words: introduction, population 13 Anonymous 1895. Items of interest. Oregon Naturalist 2:23.  . " "Nearly 40 pair" were released "about" 15 January 1895 at Portland, Multnomah Co.

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