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Publications on Birds (mainly Shorebirds)

(Earlier papers are being added)

2014 Hynes DP, Miller EH. Vocal distinctiveness of the Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) on the island of Newfoundland, Canada. Auk 131 (in press).

2009 Seneviratne SS, Jones IL, Miller EH. Vocalizations of auklets (Aethiini): structure, organization, and evolution. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121, 568-584. PDF

2009 Miller EH, Baker AJ. Antiquity of shorebird acoustic displays. Auk 126, 454-459. PDF

2008 Miller EH, Seneviratne SS, Jones IL, Robertson GJ, Wilhelm SI. Syringeal anatomy and allometry in murres (Alcidae: Uria). Journal of Ornithology 149, 545-554. PDF

2007 Miller EH, Williams J, Jamieson SE, Gilchrist HG, Mallory ML. Allometry, bilateral asymmetry and sexual differences in the vocal tract of Common Eiders Somateria mollissima and King Eiders S. spectabilis. Journal of Avian Biology 38, 224–233. PDF

2007 Sung H-C, Miller EH. Variation and individuality in display-flight calls of male Piping Plovers. Condor 109, 468-475. PDF

2005 Sung H-C, Miller EH, Flemming SP. Breeding vocalizations of the Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus): structure, diversity, and repertoire organization. Canadian Journal of Zoology 83, 579–595. PDF

2003 Miller EH, Vanderwerf E, McPherson L. Vocalizations of the Tuamotu Sandpiper, Prosobonia cancellata. Wilson Bulletin 115, 455-463. PDF

2002 Walters EL, Miller EH, Lowther PE. Red-breasted Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus ruber) and Red-naped Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus nuchalis). In The Birds of North America, No. 663 (eds Poole A, Gill F). Acad. Nat. Sci. and Am. Orn. Union, 32 pp.

[For information about Eric Walters's research on woodpeckers
and other topics, visit: http://www.ericlwalters.org/index.html]

2002 Walters EL, Miller EH, Lowther PE. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius). In The Birds of North America, No. 662 (eds Poole A, Gill F). Acad. Nat. Sci. and Am. Orn. Union, 24 pp.

2001
Walters EL, Miller EH. Predation on nesting woodpeckers in British Columbia. Canadian Field-Naturalist 115, 413-419. PDF

1999 Miller EH, Walters EL, Ouellet, H. Plumage, size, and sexual dimorphism in the Queen Charlotte Islands Hairy Woodpecker. Condor 101, 86-95. PDF

1996 Miller EH. Acoustic differentiation and speciation in shorebirds. Pp. 241-257 in "Ecology and Evolution of Acoustic Communication in Birds" (eds Kroodsma DE, Miller EH). Cornell Univ. Press. PDF

1996 Miller EH. Nuptial vocalizations of male Least Seedsnipe: structure and evolutionary significance. Condor 98, 418-422. PDF

1992 Miller EH. Acoustic signals of shorebirds: a survey and review of published information. Royal British Columbia Museum Technical Report, 62 pp. PDF

1991 L'Hyver M-A, Miller EH. Geographic and local variation in nesting phenology and clutch size of the Black Oystercatcher. Condor 93, 892-903. PDF

1988 Miller EH. Description of bird behavior for comparative purposes. Pp. 347-394 in "Current Ornithology, Vol. 5" (ed Johnston RF). Plenum Press. PDF

1988 Miller EH, Gunn WWH, Veprintsev BN. Breeding vocalizations of Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii and related species, with remarks on phylogeny and adaptation. Ornis Scandinavica 19, 257-267. PDF

1987 Miller EH, Gunn WWH, MacLean Jr SF. Breeding vocalizations of the Surfbird. Condor 89, 406-412. PDF

1986 Miller EH. Components of variation in nuptial calls of the Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla; Aves, Scolopacidae). Systematic Zoology 35, 400-413. PDF

1985 Miller EH. Parental behavior in the Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla; Aves, Scolopacidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology 63, 1593-1601. PDF

1984 Miller EH. Communication in breeding shorebirds. Pp. 169-241 in "Shorebirds: Breeding Behavior and Populations" (eds Burger J, Olla BL). Plenum Press. PDF

1984 Miller EH, Gunn WWH, Myers JP, Veprintsev BN. Species distinctiveness of Long-billed Dowitcher song (Aves: Scolopacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 97, 804-811. PDF 

1983 Miller EH. Habitat and breeding cycle of the Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) on Sable Island, Nova Scotia. Canadian Journal of Zoology 61, 2880-2898. PDF

1983 Miller EH. Structure of display flights in the Least Sandpiper. Condor 85, 220-242. PDF

1983 Miller EH. The structure of aerial displays in three species of Calidridinae (Scolopacidae). Auk 100, 440-451. PDF

[Click HERE to hear a Stilt Sandpiper song, recorded June 1978,
near Churchill, Manitoba; it was analyzed in the 1983 Auk paper]


1983 Miller EH. Structure of display flights in the Least Sandpiper. Condor 85, 220-242. PDF

1983 Miller EH, Gunn WWH, Harris RE. Geographic variation in the aerial song of the Short-billed Dowitcher (Aves, Scolopacidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology 61, 2191-2198. PDF

1982
Miller EH. Character and variance shift in acoustic signals of birds. Pp. 253-295 in "Acoustic Communication in Birds, Vol. 1: Production, Perception, and Design Features of Sounds" (eds Kroodsma DE, Miller EH). Academic Press. PDF

1980 Miller EH, Baker AJ. Displays of the Magellanic Oystercatcher (Haematopus leucopodus). Wilson Bulletin 92, 149-168. PDF

1979 Miller EH. An approach to the analysis of graded vocalizations of birds. Behavioral and Neural Biology 27, 25-38. PDF

1979 Miller EH. Functions of display flights by males of the Least Sandpiper, Calidris minutilla (Vieill.), on Sable Island, Nova Scotia. Canadian Journal of Zoology 57, 876-893. PDF

1979
Miller EH. Egg size in the Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla on Sable Island, Nova Scotia. Ornis Scandinavica 10, 10-16. PDF


[Revisado el 23 mayo 2014]

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