Volume 112, Issue 1, January-April 2015

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Table of Contents

Editorial

Editorial  | 
Asad R. Rahmani 1-2
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Articles

A simple and inexpensive protocol for DNA isolation from avian blood  | 
Mandar Dilip Kulkarni, Rohan Shringarpure, Purvi Bhatt, Nikita Prakash, Vibhu Prakash 3-7
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Does captivity affect the aerobic culturable gastrointestinal and respiratory microflora of the Indian Gyps vultures?  | 
Rohan Narendra Shringarpure, Mandar Dilip Kulkarni, Chhaya Sawant, Ashok Bhagwat, Vibhu Prakash 8-13
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Tracking the Movement Pattern of Bar-Headed Goose Anser indicus Captured from the Gharana Conservation Reserve, India  | 
Neeraj Mahar, Bilal Habib, Tahir Shawl, Govindan Veeraswami Gopi, Intesar Suhail, Jigmet Takpa, Syed Ainul Hussain 14-22
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Reviews

NATURE AND NATION: ESSAYS ON ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY  | 
Asad R. Rahmani 23-24
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Miscellaneous Notes - Mammals

A note on seed dispersal of Rock Banana Ensete superbum by Asian Palm Civet Paradoxurus hermaphroditus at Sinhgad fort, Maharashtra, India  | 
Amol R. Kulavmode, Vithoba M. Hegde, Ashish A. Kambale 25-26
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Predation on Blackbuck Antilope cervicapra fawn by Wild Boar Sus scrofa in Point Calimere Wildlife Sanctuary, Tamil Nadu, India  | 
Dhanaraj Sadrack Jabaraj Frank, Govindan Veeraswami Gopi, Kalayanasundaram Sankar 26-27
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Miscellaneous Notes - Aves

Indian Black Ibis Pseudibis papillosa feeding on carrion  | 
Asif N. Khan 28-28
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New record of Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca (Guldenstadt, 1770) from Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India  | 
C. Sivaperuman, G. Gokulakrishnan, J. Dinesh 28-29
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Record of Common Tern Sterna hirundo from Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India  | 
Asif N. Khan 30-30
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Sighting of Greater Scaup Aythya marila and Pallid Scops-owl Otus brucei in Eastern Kutch of Gujarat, India  | 
A. Mohamed Samsoor Ali, S. Ramesh Kumar, P. R. Arun 30-32
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First photographic record of nest of Indian Reed-warbler Acrocephalus (stentoreus) brunnescens from Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India  | 
Sujit Shivaji Narwade, Mrugank Prabhu, Parveen Shaikh, Priyanka Ambavane, Asad R. Rahmani 33-34
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First record of the Blue-fronted Redstart Phoenicurus frontalis in Central India  | 
Amol Bapat 34-34
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Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus (Linnaeus, 1766) nesting on Bottlebrush trees Callistemon in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India  | 
Sanjeev Kumar, Seema Kumar 35-35
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Miscellaneous Notes - Fish

A report on the exotic Moonlight Gourami Trichopodus microlepis Gunther (Perciformes: Percoidei: Osphronemidae: Luciocephalinae) from Chalakudy river, Kerala, India  | 
M. H. Shyla, K. S. Jameela Beevi 35-37
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Miscellaneous Notes - Insects

Blue Glassy Tiger Ideopsis similis persimilis (Moore 1879) - first record for India from Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh  | 
Divakar Thombre, Isaac Kehimkar 38-39
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Scarce Blue Tiger Tirumala gautama gautama (Moore, 1877) - first record in the Andaman Islands, India  | 
Isaac Kehimkar 39-40
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Range extension of Lesser Three-ring Ypthima inica Hewitson (1864) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) southwards to the Northern Western Ghats, India  | 
Mandar Anil Sawant 40-41
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Other Invertebrates

Cannibalistic behaviour in the Mangrove Crab Parasesarma plicatum (Latreille, 1803)  | 
V. P. Praveen, K. Shanij, S. Suresh, T. S. Nayar 41-44
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Botany

Pycnocycla Lindl. (Apiaceae): a new generic record for Maharashtra State, India  | 
K. V. C. Gosavi, K. N. Koli 45-46
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Enydra fluctuans Lour. - an addition to the flora of Kerala, India  | 
Sojan Jose, V. Suresh, R. Prakashkumar, P. V. Madhusoodanan 46-47
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Papilionanthe Schltr. (Orchidaceae) - a new generic record for Chhattisgarh, India  | 
Arjun Prasad Tiwari 47-48
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An extended distribution of Amorphophallus konkanensis Hett., S.R. Yadav & K.S. Patil with notes on its floral variations  | 
Avinash R. Gholave, S. R. Yadav 49-51
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Additional plant records for Karnataka, India  | 
Nilesh V. Malpure, Arun N. Chandore, S.R. Yadav 51-52
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