SPECIES

Yellow-billed Babbler Turdoides affinis

Kulbushansingh Suryawanshi
Version: 2.0 — Published September 17, 2020

References

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Literature Cited

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3. Zacharias, V. J., and D. N. Mathew (1998). Behaviour of the Whiteheaded Babbler Turdoides affinis Jerdon. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 95:8-14.

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18. Murali, S., K. Paramanandham, and A. J. T. Johnsingh (1982). Changes in roosting sites of White-headed Babblers indicate habitat deterioration in Sivakasi, southern India. Environmental Conservation 9: 252.

19. Johnsingh, A. J. T., and K. Paramanandham (1982). Group care of white headed babblers Turdoides affinis for a pied crested cuckoo Clamator jacobinus chick. Ibis 124(2):179-183.

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22. Jamie G. A., and G. S. Wijeyaratne (2014) Similarity of the calls of juvenile Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus and its Sri Lankan host species, Yellow-billed Babbler Turdoides affinis. Forktail 30:133-134

23. Perera M. S. J. (2007). Brood Parasitism by Pied Cuckoos on the Yellow-billed Babbler. Siyoth 2(2): 42-43

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Additional References

Collar, N., and C. Robson (2020). Yellow-billed Babbler (Turdoides affinis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.yebbab1.01https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.yebbab1.01

David, N., and M. Gosselin (2002). The grammatical gender of avian genera. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 122(4):257–282.http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124974#page/293/mode/1up

Davidar, E. R. C. (1994). Exotic diet of Whiteheaded Babblers Turdoides affinis (Jerdon). Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 91(2):321.

Gokula, V., and L. Vijayan (1997). Birds of Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, India. Forktail 12:107–116.

Grimmett, R., C. Inskipp, and T. Inskipp (1998). Birds of the Indian Subcontinent. Christopher Helm, London, UK.

Harrison, J. (1999). A Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka. Oxford University Press, Oxford and New York.

Henry, G. M. (1998). A Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka. 3rd edition, revised and enlarged by Thilo W. Hoffmann, Deepal Warakagoda and Upali Ekanayake. Oxford University Press, Delhi.

Hume, A. O., and E. W. Oates (1889). The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds. 2nd edition. Vol. 1. R.H. Porter, London.

Jeyasingh, D.E.J. (1976). Faecal feeding in the Whiteheaded Babbler Turdoides affinis (Jerdon). J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 73: 218.

Kotagama, S., and P. Fernando (1994). A Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka. Wildlife Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka, Colombo.

Phillips, W. W. A. (1978). Annotated Checklist of the Birds of Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Revised edition. Wildlife and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka and Ceylon Bird Club, Battaramulla and Colombo.

Rasmussen, P. C., and J. C. Anderton (2005). Birds of South Asia: the Ripley Guide. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Recommended Citation

Suryawanshi, K. (2020). Yellow-billed Babbler (Turdoides affinis), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.yebbab1.02