|CODED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF TROPICAL PACIFIC BIRDS, M-Z
Constantly updated, most recent entries August 2012
AP = Anatomy and Physiology
BD = Biogeography/distribution
CS = Conservation, status, and management
DP = Diseases, parasites, and predators
ED = Exploration and discovery
EN = Endangered species
EV = Evolution and systematics
EX = Extinct birds
FA = Faunal studies, surveys, birder reports, and checklists
FG = Field guides, family guides, and similar publications
HC = Birds in culture and history; ornithologists and birders
HH = Hawaiian honeycreepers (Drepanidinae)
ID = Field identification
IN = Introduced birds and invasive species
LH = Life history studies, breeding biology
PA = Paleontology/archaeology
PP = Popular press articles (including internet)
RC = Records of birds
SE = Seabirds
SH = Shorebirds
TX = Taxonomy and nomenclature
WF = Waterfowl
Maben, A. F. 1980. Survey and inventory of shorebirds on Guam. In Division of Aquatic & Wildlife Resources Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1980, pp. 189-198, Guam Department of Agriculture, Mangilao, Guam. SH
Maben, A. F. 1980. Survey and inventory of seabirds on Guam. In Division of Aquatic & Wildlife Resources Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1980, pp. 199-209, Guam Department of Agriculture, Mangilao, Guam. SE
Maben, A. F. 1981. Survey and inventory of shorebirds on Guam. In Division of Aquatic & Wildlife Resources Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1981, pp. 125-130, Guam Department of Agriculture, Mangilao, Guam. SH
Maben, A. F. 1981. Survey and inventory of seabirds on Guam. In Division of Aquatic & Wildlife Resources Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1981, pp. 131-135, Guam Department of Agriculture, Mangilao, Guam. SE
Maben, A. 1981. Guam's endangered birds. Glimpses 21 (2): 44-52. CS EN
Maben, A. F. 1982. The feeding ecology of the Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) on Guam. M. S. thesis. California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA.
Maben, A. F., and G. J. Wiles. 1981. Nine new bird records for Guam and Rota. Micronesica 17: 192-195. RC
MacCaughey, V. 1919. The Hawaiian Elepaio. Auk 36:22-35. LH
MacDonald, M.A. 2008. Nihoa Millerbird pre-translocation and Nihoa Biological Monitoring Expedition, July 17-September 22, 2007. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Honolulu. CS
MacKaye, A. L. 1915. Marooned on a bird island. Mid-Pacific Mag. 9:35-39. SE PP
Mackereth, B. 1992. Sightings of White Heron at Suva. Notornis 39:70-71. RC
MacMillen, R. E. 1974. Bioenergetics of Hawaiian honeycreepers: the Amakihi (Loxops virens) and the Anianiau (L. parva). Condor 76: 62-69. HH
MacMillen, R. E. 1981. Nonconformance of standard metabolic rate with body mass in Hawaiian honeycreepers. Oecologica 49:340-343. HH
MacMillen, R. E., and F. L. Carpenter. 1980. Evening roosting flights of the honeycreepers Himatione sanguinea and Vestiaria coccinea on Hawaii. Auk 97: 28-37. HH
MacWhirter, B., P. Austin-Smith, Jr., and D. Kroodsma. 2002. Sanderling (Calidris alba). In The Birds of North America, No. 653 (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.). The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. SH,
Madge, S., and H. Burn. 1988. Waterfowl: An identification guide to the ducks, geese, and swans of the world. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co.
Madge, S., and H. Burn. 1994. Crows and jays. Princeton University Press, Princeton NJ.
Madge, S., and P. McGowan. 2002. Pheasants, partridges, and Grouse: A guide to the pheasants, partridges, quails, grouse, guineafowl, buttonquails, and sandgrouse of the world. Princeton U. Press, Princeton and Oxford. IN, ID
Maguire, A. 2009. Temporarily Terrestrial Tropicbirds: Courtship and time budgets of white-tailed tropicbirds (Phaethon lepturus) on Mo'orea, French Polynesia. Student Research Papers, Fall 2009, UCB Moorea Class: Biology and Geomorphology of TropicalIslands, Berkeley Natural History Museum, UC Berkeley. http://escholarship.org/uc/item/6q80v4hq accessed 12 October 2010. LH SE
Malcom, T. R., K. J. Swinnerton, J. J Groombridge, B. D. Sparklin, C. N. Brosius, J. P. Vetter, and J. T. Foster. 2008. Ground-based rodent control in a remote Hawaiian rainforest on Maui. Pacific Conservation Biology 14: 206-14. EN IN
Male, T. D., & M. J. Bean. 2005. Measuring progress in US endangered species conservation. Ecological Letters 8:986-992. CS
Male, T. D., and T. J. Snetsinger. 1998. Has the Red-billed Leiothrix disappeared from Kaua‘i? ‘Elepaio 58:39-43. IN
Male, T. D., S. G. Fancy, and C. J. Ralph. 1998. Red-billed Leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea). In The Birds of North America, No. 359 (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.). The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. IN,
Malling Olsen, K. 1989. Field identification of the smaller skuas. British Birds 82: 143-176. SE, ID
Malling Olsen, K., and H. Larsson. 1995. Terns of Europe and North America. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ. SE, ID
Malling Olsen, K., and H. Larsson. 2004. Gulls of North America, Europe, and Asia. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ. SE, ID
Malling Olsen, K. and H. Larsson. 1997. Skuas and Jaegers: a Guide to the Skuas and Jaegers of the World. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut. SE
Malo, D. 1951. Hawaiian antiquities. 2nd. Edition. Bernice P. Bishop MuseumSpecial Pub. 2. [First published in 1903.] HC
Manning, A. 1978. James D. Mills: Hilo bird collector. Hawaiian Journal of History 12:84-98. HC
Manning, A. 1979. Bishop Museum's first Hawaiian birds: The Mills collection. ‘Elepaio 40:35-43. HC
Manning, A. 1982. Hawaiian and Laysan rails: S. B . Dole corresponds with A. Agassiz. ‘Elepaio 42:87-88.
Manning, A. 1986. The Sandwich Islands Committee, Bishop Museum, and R. C. L. Perkins: cooperative zoological exploration and publication. Bishop MuseumOccas. Pap. 26:1-46. HC
Manson-Bahr, P. 1953. On the migration of the Pacific Golden Plower (Pluvialis dominica fulva), the eastern Bar-tailed Godwit (Limosa lapponica baueri) and other Limicolae. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 73:50-55. SH
Marchant, S. and P. J. Higgins, editors. 1990. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand, and Antarctic birds. Vol. 1. 2 vols. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
Marche, A. 1891. Rapport general sur une mission aux îles Mariannes. Nov. Arch Missions Sci. et Litt. 1:241-280. ED
Marianas Avifauna Conservation (MAC) Working Group. 2008. Conservation introduction of the Birdled White-eye (Zosterops conspicillatus saypani) from the island of Saipan to the island of Sarigan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. MAC Project Plan No. 1., Division of Fish and Wildlife, CNMI.
Marianas Avifauna Conservation (MAC) Working Group. In draft. Marianas avifauna conservation (MAC) plan: long-term conservation plan for the native forest birds of the Northern Mariana Islands. Division of Fish and Wildlife, Saipan, CNMI.
Marion, J. 2002. Participation au programme de sauvegarde du Monarque de Tahiti. Te Manu 38:4-5.
Marko, T. 2006. Guam trip report, 14th-21st February 2006. http://www.surfbirds.com/cgi-bin/tripreports/pfp.cgi?doc=http://www.surfbirds.com/trip_report.php&id=856 [Downloaded 5-4-06]