Forktail (journal)

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This article is about the journal Forktail; for information about the bird from which it takes its name, see Forktail.
Discipline Ornithology
Language English
Publication details
Publication history
ISSN 0950-1746

Forktail is the annual[1] peer-reviewed journal of the Oriental Bird Club. It contains material about birds of the Oriental region. Each issue is A4 in size, with an emerald green cover. Important papers published in Forktail include descriptions of three new bird species, the Bukidnon woodcock in 2001, the Calayan rail in 2004, and the Cambodian tailorbird in 2013.

The Oriental Bird Club also publishes another periodical, a half-yearly bulletin called Birding ASIA.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b Jeyarajasingam, Allen (22 March 2012). A Field Guide to the Birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore. Oxford University Press. p. 391. ISBN 978-0-19-963943-4. 
  2. ^ Grimmett, Richard; Roberts, Tom J.; Inskipp, Tim; Clive Byers (2008). Birds of Pakistan. Helm Field Guides. Christopher Helm, an imprint of A&C Black Publishers. p. 27. ISBN 978-0-7136-8800-9. 

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