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Olson, Storrs L. 2014. The early scientific history of Galapagos iguanas. Archives of Natural History, 41(1): 141-153. doi:10.3366/anh.2014.0217

Welch, Andreanna J., Olson, Storrs L. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2014. Phylogenetic relationships of the extinct St Helena petrel, Pterodroma rupinarum Olson, 1975 (Procellariiformes: Procellariidae), based on ancient DNA. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 170(3): 494-505. doi:10.1111/zoj.12078

Olson, Storrs L. 2014. A hard nut to crack: rapid evolution in the Kona Grosbeak of Hawaii for a locally abundant food source (Drepanidini: Chloridops kona). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 126(1): 1-8. doi:10.1676/13-046.1

Olson, Storrs L. 2014. Review of: The Legacy of a Red Hills Hunting Plantation: Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy. The Auk, 131(1): 114-115. doi:10.1642/AUK-13-239.1

Olson, Storrs L. and David, Normand 2014. The gender of the tortoise genus Chelonoidis Fitzinger, 1835 (Testudines: Testudinidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 126(4): 393-394. doi:10.2988/0006-324X-126.4.393

Olson, Storrs L. 2013. Fossil woodpeckers from Bermuda with the description of a new species of Colaptes (Aves: Picidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 126(1): 17-24. doi:10.2988/0006-324X-126.1.17

Olson, Storrs L. 2013. A nomenclatural history of Audubon's Shearwater with designation of a neotype for Puffinus lherminieri Lesson, 1839 (Aves: Procellariidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 126(3): 199-203. doi:10.2988/0006-324X-126.3.199

Olson, Storrs L. and Levy, Catherine 2013. Eleazar Albin in Don Saltero's coffee-house in 1736: how the Jamaican mango hummingbird got its name, Trochilus mango. Archives of Natural History, 40(2): 340-344. doi:10.3366/anh.2013.0180

Olson, Storrs L. 2013. A Late Pliocene occurrence of the Thick-billed Murre (Alcidae: Uria lomvia) on St. George Island, Pribilofs, Alaska. Paleontological Journal, 47(11): 1365-1368. doi:10.1134/S0031030113110129

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, Paul J. 2013. Periodicity of extinction and recolonization of the West Indian topshell Cittarium pica in the Quaternary of Bermuda (Gastropoda: Trochoidea). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 110(1): 235-243. doi:10.1111/bij.12119

Rando, Juan C., Alcover, Josep Antoni, Olson, Storrs L. and Pieper, Harald 2013. A new species of extinct scops owl (Aves: Strigiformes: Strigidae: Otus ) from São Miguel Island (Azores Archipelago, North Atlantic Ocean). Zootaxa, 3647(2): 343-357. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3647.2.6

Olson, Storrs L. 2013. Hawaii's first fossil bird: history, geological age, and taxonomic status of the extinct goose Geochen rhuax Wetmore (Aves: Anatidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 126(2): 161-168. doi:10.2988/0006-324X-126.2.161

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, Paul J. 2013. Fossilized egg indicates probable breeding of Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) on Bermuda in the Middle Pleistocene. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 126(2): 169-177. doi:10.2988/0006-324X-126.2.169

Olson, Storrs L. 2013. The bird war. Hana Hou! : The Magazine of Hawaiian Airlines, 16(4): 98-107.

Olson, Storrs L. 2012. In Memoriam: Evgeny N. Kurochkin, 1940-2011. The Auk, 129(4): 790-791. doi:10.1525/auk.2012.129.4.790

Olson, Storrs L. and Wingate, David B. 2012. A new species of towhee (Aves: Emberizidae: Pipilo) from Quaternary deposits on Bermuda. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 125(1): 85-96. doi:10.2988/11-21.1

Rando, Juan C., Pieper, Harald, Alcover, Josep Antoni and Olson, Storrs L. 2012. A new species of extinct fossil scops owl (Aves: Strigiformes: Strigidae: Otus) from the Archipelago of Madeira (North Atlantic Ocean). Zootaxa, 3182: 29-42.

Olson, Storrs L. 2012. A new species of small owl of the genus Aegolius (Aves: Strigidae) from Quaternary deposits on Bermuda. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 125(2): 97-105. doi:10.2988/11-36.1

Olson, Storrs L. 2012. History, Structure, Evolution, Behvior, Distribution, and Ecology of the Extinct Hawaiian Genus Ciridops (Fringillidae, Carduelini, Drepanidini). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 124(4): 651-674. doi:10.1676/1559-4491-124.4.651

Olson, Storrs L. 2012. In Memoriam: Evgeny N. Kurochkin, 1940-2011. The Auk, 129(4): 790-791. doi:10.1525/auk.2012.129.4.790

Olson, Storrs L. 2012. Notes on the Appendicular Myology of the Scarlet Finch Haematospiza sipahi (Fringillidae: Carduelinae). Ornithological Science, 11(1): 57-58. doi:10.2326/osj.11.57

Olson, Storrs L. and Rauzon, Mark J. 2011. The Extinct Wake Island Rail Gallirallus wakensis: A Comprehensive Species Account Based on Museum Specimens and Archival Records. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 123(4): 663-689. doi:10.1676/11-029.1

Olson, Storrs L. 2011. The fossil record and history of doves on Bermuda (Aves: Columbidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 124(1): 1-6. doi:10.2988/10-21.1

Hearty, Paul J. and Olson, Storrs L. 2011. Preservation of trace fossils and molds of terrestrial biota by intense storms in mid–last interglacial (MIS 5c) dunes on Bermuda, with a model for development of hydrological conduits. Palaios, 26(7): 394-405. doi:10.2110/palo.2010.p10-132r

Olson, Storrs L. 2011. A new genus and species of unusual tern (Aves: Laridae: Anoinae) from the Middle Miocene Calvert Formation of Virginia. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 124(4): 270-279. doi:10.2988/11-16.1

Longrich, Nicholas R. and Olson, Storrs L. 2011. The bizarre wing of the Jamaican flightless ibis Xenicibis xympithecus: a unique vertebrate adaptation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 278(1716): 2333-2337. doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.2117

Dove, Carla J. and Olson, Storrs L. 2011. Fossil Feathers from the Hawaiian Flightless Ibis (Apteribis sp.): Plumage Coloration and Systematics of a Prehistorically Extinct Bird. Journal of Paleontology, 85(5): 892-897. doi:10.1666/10-133.1

Olson, Storrs L. 2010. Review of: The Curse of the Labrador Duck. My Obsessive Quest to the Edge of Extinction. By Glen Chilton. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 122(1): 196-197.

Olson, Storrs L., Loftin, Horace and Goodwin, Steve 2010. Biological, Geographical, and Cultural Origins of the Loon Hunting Tradition in Carteret County, North Carolina. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 122(4): 716-724. doi:10.1676/10-048.1

Boyer, Alison G., James, Helen F., Olson, Storrs L. and Grant-Mackie, Jack A. 2010. Long-term ecological change in a conservation hotspot: the fossil avifauna of Mé Auré Cave, New Caledonia. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19(11): 3207-3224. doi:10.1007/s10531-010-9887-9

Hearty, Paul J. and Olson, Storrs L. 2010. Geochronology, biostratigraphy, and changing shell morphology in the land snail subgenus Poecilozonites during the Quaternary of Bermuda. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 293(1-2): 9-29. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.04.026

Olson, Storrs L. and Nieves-Rivera, Ángel M. 2010. Fossil evidence and probable extinction of the greater fishing bat Noctilio leporinus (Chiroptera: Noctilionidae) on Isla de Mona, Puerto Rico. Mastozoología Neotropical, 17(1): 167-170.

Ericson, Per G. P., Olson, Storrs L., Irestedt, Martin, Alvarenga, Herculano and Fjeldså, Jon 2010. Circumscription of a monophyletic family for the tapaculos (Aves: Rhinocryptidae): Psiloramphus in and Melanopareia out. Journal of Ornithology, 151: 337-345.

Olson, Storrs L. 2010. Stasis and turnover in small shearwaters on Bermuda over the last 400,000 years (Aves: Procellariidae: Puffinus lherminieri group). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 99: 699-707.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, Paul J. 2010. Predation as the primary selective force in recurrent evolution of gigantism in Poecilozonites land snails in Quaternary Bermuda. Biology Letters, 6(6): 807-810. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2010.0423

Olson, Storrs L. and Ricklefs, Robert E. 2009. More on the origin of the Red-legged Thrush (Turdus plumbeus) of Dominica, West Indies. The Auk, 126(2): 449-454. doi:10.1525/auk.2009.2409

Olson, Storrs L. 2009. Additional Data on the Occurrence of the Plantaris Muscle in the Hawaiian Finches (Carduelinae: Drepanidini). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 121(3): 621-623. doi:10.1676/08-175.1

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2009. The generic position of Miraquila terrestris Campbell: another addition to the buteogalline radiation from the Pleistocene of Peru.. Journal of Raptor Research, 43(3): 249-253. doi:10.3356/JRR-08-85.1

Olson, Storrs L. and Reveal, James L. 2009. Nomenclatural History and a New Name for the Blue-winged Warbler (Aves: Parulidae). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 121(3): 618-620. doi:10.1676/09-003.1

Wijnker, Erik and Olson, Storrs L. 2009. A revision of the fossil genus Miocepphus and other Miocene Alcidae (Aves: Charadriiformes) of the western North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 7(4): 471-487. doi:10.1017/S1477201909990022

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, Paul J. 2009. A sustained +21 m sea-level highstand during MIS 11 (400 ka): direct fossil and sedimentary evidence from Bermuda. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28(3-4): 271-285. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.11.001

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2009. A new genus for the Cuban teratorn (Aves: Teratornithidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 122(1): 103-116. doi:10.2988/08-27.1

Iwaniuk, Andrew N., Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 2009. Extraordinary cranial specialization in a new genus of extinct duck (Aves: Anseriformes) from Kauai, Hawaiian Islands. Zootaxa, 2296: 47-67.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hume, J. P. 2009. Notes on early illustrations and the juvenile plumage of the extinct Hawaii Mamo Drepanis pacifica (Drepanidini). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 129(4): 206-212.

Olson, Storrs L. 2009. A new diminutive species of shearwater of the genus Calonectris (Aves: Procellariidae) from the Middle Miocene Calvert Formation of Chesapeake Bay. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 122(4): 466-470. doi:10.2988/09-19.1

Olson, Storrs L. 2009. Lectotype and type locality of Turdus trichas Linnaeus, 1766, (Aves: Parulidae: Geothlypis). , 122(4): 464-465. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 122(4): 464-465. doi:10.2988/09-17.1

Olson, Storrs L. and Meylan, Peter A. 2009. A second specimen of the Pleistocene Bermuda tortoise Hesperotestudo bermudae Meylan and Sterrer. Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 8(2): 211-212. doi:10.2744/CCB-0766.1

Hearty, P. J. and Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Mega-highstand or megatsunami? Discussion of McMurtry et al. (Elevated marine deposits in Bermuda record a late Quaternary megatsunami: Sed. Geol. 200 (2007) 155-165). Sedimentary Geology, 203(3-4): 307-312. doi:10.1016/j.sedgeo.2006.10.009

Olson, Storrs L. and Suárez, William 2008. Bare-throated Tiger-Heron (Tigrisoma mexicanum) from the Pleistocene of Cuba: a New Subfamily for the West Indies. Waterbirds, 31(2): 285-288. doi:10.1675/1524-4695(2008)31[285:BTTMFT]2.0.CO

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Falsified Data Associated with Specimens of Birds, Mammals, and Insects from the Veragua Archipelago, Panama, Collected by J. H. Batty. American Museum Novitates, 3620: 1-37. doi:10.1206/592.1

Olson, Storrs L. and Suárez, William 2008. A fossil cranium of the Cuban Macaw Ara tricolor (Aves: Psittacidae) from Villa Clara Province, Cuba. Caribbean Journal of Science, 44(3): 287-290.

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. A new species of very large, terrestrial caracara from Holocene deposits in southern Jamaica (Aves: Falconidae). Journal of Raptor Research, 42(4): 265-272. doi:10.3356/JRR-08-18.1

Fleischer, Robert C., James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Convergent evolution of Hawaiian and Australo-Pacific honeyeaters from distant songbird ancestors. Current Biology, 18: 1927-1931.

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. A new species of shearwater of the genus Calonectris (Aves: Procellariidae) from a middle Pleistocene deposit on Bermuda. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 121(3): 398-409. doi:10.2988/08-11.1

Olson, Storrs L. and Suárez, William 2008. A new generic name for the Cuban Bare-legged Owl Gymnoglaux lawrencii Sclater and Salvin. Zootaxa, 1960: 67-68.

Worthy, Trevor H., Olson, Storrs L. and Smith, Thierry 2008. A reassessment of the fossil goose Anser scaldii Lambrecht 1933 (Aves: Anatidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 128(4): 228-232.

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. A new genus and species of buteonine hawk from Quaternary deposits in Bermuda (Aves : Accipitridae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 121(1): 130-141. doi:10.2988/07-27.1

Siegel, Deborah C. and Olson, Storrs L. 2008. The Birds of the Republic of Panama. Part 5. Gazetteer and Bibliography Shipman, Virginia: Buteo Books. 516 pages.

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Review of: Lost Land of the Dodo. Science, 321(5891): 913-914. doi:10.1126/science.1162110

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. [Review of] The Meinertzhagen Mystery: The Life and Legend of a Colossal Fraud. By Brian Garfield. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 120(4): 917-920. doi:10.1676/0043-5643-120.4.917

Olson, Storrs L. and Maíz López, Edgar J. 2008. New evidence of Ara autochthones from an archeological site in Puerto Rico: a valid species of West Indian macaw of unknown geographical origin (Aves: Psittacidae). Caribbean Journal of Science, 44(2): 215-222.

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, preying on Maritime Garter Snake, Thamnophis sirtalis pallidulus, on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. Canadian Field-Naturalist, 120(4): 477

Olson, Storrs L. 2008. Pireella cymbifolia (Pterobryaceae) new to the flora, with comments on sea level and other factors influencing the phytogeography of Bermuda. Journal of Bryology, 30(3): 224-226. doi:10.1179/174328208X322251

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2008. The Cuban fossil eagle Aquila borrasi Arredondo---A scaled-up version of the Great Black-Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga (Gmelin). Journal of Raptor Research, 41(4): 288-298. doi:10.3356/0892-1016(2007)41[288:TCFEAB]2.0.CO

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. Field notes: Bufo fowleri (Fowler's Toad) [winter Assateague Island, Virginia]. Catesbeiana, 27(1): 40

Olson, Storrs L. and Banks, Richard C. 2007. Lectotypification of Larus smithsonianus Coues, 1862 (Aves: Laridae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 120(4): 382-386. doi:10.2988/0006-324X(2007)120[382:LOLSCA]2.0.CO

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. A new subspecies of Sporophila angolensis (Aves: Emberizidae) from Isla de Coiba and other additions to the avifauna of the Veragua Archipelago, Panamá. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 120(4): 377-381. doi:10.2988/0006-324X(2007)120[377:ANSOSA]2.0.CO

Smith, N. A., Olson, Storrs L. and Clarke, J. A. 2007. First Atlantic record of the horned puffin genus Cerorhinca (Aves, Alcidae) from the Pliocene of North Carolina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(4): 1039-1042. doi:10.1671/0272-4634(2007)27[1039:FAROTP]2.0.CO

Ishtiaq, F., Gering, E., Rappole, John H., Rahmani, A. R., Jhala, Yadvendradev, Dove, Carla J., Milensky, Christopher M., Olson, Storrs L., Peirce, M. A. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2007. Prevalence and diversity of avian haematozoan parasites in Asia: A regional survey. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 43(3): 382-398.

Olson, Storrs L. and Lund, J. N. 2007. Whalers and woggins: a new vocabulary for interepreting some early accounts of the great auk and penguins. Archives of Natural History, 34(11): 69-78. doi:10.3366/anh.2007.34.1.69

Olson, Storrs L., Overstreet, Leslie K. and Lund, J. N. 2007. An alca-bibliographical study of The English Pilot: the history of its account of the great auk (Alcidae: Pinguinus impennis). Archives of Natural History, 34(1): 79-86. doi:10.3366/anh.2007.34.1.79

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. A Carriker trilogy: chapters in a saga of neotropical ornithology. The Auk, 124(1): 357-361. doi:10.1642/0004-8038(2007)124[357:ACTCIA]2.0.CO

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. Alca antiqua (Marsh, 1870), an invalid combination for a fossil auk (Aves: Alcidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 127(3): 225

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, Paul J. 2007. Fallacies underlying the assumption of calcium limitation on the evolution of land snails in Bermuda. Veliger, 49(3): 132-139.

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. M. A. Carriker Jr. and the use of arsenic in preparation of museum specimens of birds and mammals. Archives of Natural History, 34(2): 346-351. doi:10.3366/anh.2007.34.2.346

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. Correspondence bearing on the history of ornithologist M.A. Carriker Jr. and the use of arsenic in preparation of museum specimens. Archives of Natural History, 34(2): 346-351. doi:10.3366/anh.2007.34.2.346

Olson, Storrs L. 2007. The "walking eagle" Wetmoregyps daggetti Miller---a scaled-up version of the Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis. In: Cicero, Carla and Remsen, J. V.,Jr., Festschrift for Ned K. Johnson: geographic variation and evolution in birds.(Ornithological Monographs, 63) pp.110-114.

Olson, Storrs L. and Alvarenga, M. F. 2006. An extraordinary feeding assemblage of birds at a termite swarm in the Serra da Mantiqueira, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia, 14(3): 297-299.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2006. A new species of Hawaiian finch (Drepanidini: Loxioides) from Makawauhi Cave, island of Kaua`i. The Auk, 123(2): 335-344, with cover art.

Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Relections on the systematics of Accipiter and the genus for Falco superciliaris Linnaeus. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 126(1): 69-70.

Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Possible etymology of the generic name Magumma for the Anianiau (Drepanidini). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 126(4): 323-324.

Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Extinction on islands through natural, non-human causes. 126A: 59. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 125A: 59

Olson, Storrs L., Hearty, P. J. and Pregill, Gregory K. 2006. Geological Constraints on Evolution and Survival in Endemic Reptiles on Bermuda. Journal of Herpetology, 40(3): 394-398. doi:10.1670/0022-1511(2006)40[394:GCOEAS]2.0.CO;2

Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Fossil evidence of the Rufous Crab-Hawk (Buteogallus aequinoctialis) in Jamaica. Journal of Raptor Research, 40(4): 284-287. doi:10.3356/0892-1016(2006)40[284:FEOTRC]2.0.CO;2

Woolfenden, G. E. and Olson, Storrs L. 2006. A specimen of migrant Clapper Rail from the interior of southern Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, 34(2): 52-53.

Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Birds, including extinct species, encountered by the Malaspina Expedition on Vava'u, Tonga, in 1793. Archives of Natural History, 33(1): 42-52. doi:10.3366/anh.2006.33.1.42

Grady, F. V. and Olson, Storrs L. 2006. Fossil bats from Quaternary deposits on Bermuda (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Journal of Mammalogy, 87(1): 148-152. doi:10.1644/05-MAMM-A-179R1.1

Durrant, K. L., Beadell, J. S., Ishtiaq, F., Graves, Gary R., Olson, Storrs L., Gering, E., Peirce, M. A., Milensky, Christopher M., Schmidt, Brian K., Gebhard, C. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2006. Avian haematozoa in South America: a comparison of temperate and tropical zones. Ornithological Monographs, 60: 98-111.

Olson, Storrs L. and Wingate, D. B. 2006. A new species of night-heron (Ardeidae: Nyctanassa) from Quaternary deposits on Bermuda. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 119(2): 326-337. doi:10.2988/0006-324X(2006)119[326:ANSONA]2.0.CO;2

Olson, Storrs L. 2005. First occurrence of Gygis microrhyncha (Laridae) in the Hawaiian Islands. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 125(2): 155-157.

Hearty, P. J., James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2005. The geological context of Middle Pleistocene crater lake deposits and fossil birds at Ulupau Head, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands. Monografies de la Societat d'Historia Natural de les Balears, 12: 113-128.

Olson, Storrs L. 2005. Refutation of the historical evidence for a Hispaniolan macaw (Aves: Psittacidae). Caribbean Journal of Science, 41(2): 319-323.

Olson, Storrs L., Wingate, D. B., Hearty, P. J. and Grady, F. V. 2005. Prodromus of vertebrate paleontology and geochronology of Bermuda. Monografies de la Societat d'Historia Natural de les Balears, 12: 219-232.

Olson, Storrs L., Irestedt, M., Ericson, G. P. and Fjeldsa, J. 2005. Independent evolution of two Darwinian marsh-dwelling ovenbirds (Furnariidae: Limnornis, Limnoctites). Ornitologia Neotropical, 16(3): 347-359.

Olson, Storrs L. and Matsuoka, Hiroshige 2005. New specimens of the early Eocene frigatebird Limnofregata (Pelecaniformes: Fregatidae), with the description of a new species. Zootaxa, 1046: 1-15.

Olson, Storrs L. 2005. Review of: Magnificent Mihirungs. The Colossal Flightless Birds of the Australian Dreamtime. The Auk, 122(1): 367-371.

Hearty, P. J., Karner, D. B., Renne, P. R., Olson, Storrs L. and Fletcher, S. 2005. 40Ar/39Ar age of a young rejuvenation basalt flow: implications for the duration of volcanism and the timing of ancient limestone platform development during the Quaternary on Kaua'i, Hawaiian Islands. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 48(2): 199-211.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2005. The Diversity and Biogeography of Koa-Finches (Drepanidini: Rhodacanthis), With Descriptions of Two New Species. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 144: 527-541.

Olson, Storrs L. 2005. Correction of erroneous records of cormorants from archeological sites in Alaska. The Condor, 107(4): 930-933.

Olson, Storrs L., Fleischer, Robert C., Fisher, C. T. and Bermingham, Eldredge 2005. Expunging the 'Mascarene starling' Necropsar leguati: archives, morphology and molecules topple a myth. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 125(1): 31-42.

Olson, Storrs L. 2004. Census Catalogue of Polish Mosses. Biodiversity of Poland. Volume 3. The Bryologist, 107(1): 138

Olson, Storrs L. 2004. Book Review: Birds Before There Were No Dinosaurs. Paleobiology, 30(2): 169-171.

Iwaniuk, Andrew N., Nelson, John E., James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2004. a Comparative Test of the Correlated Evolution of Flightlessness and Relative Brain Size in Birds. Journal of zoology, 263(3): 317-327.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 2004. Fossil birds from the Hawaiian Islands: evidence for wholesale extinction by man before western contact [reprint of Science 217:633-35]. In: Lomolino, D., Sax, F. and Brown, J. H., Foundations of Biogeography: Classic Papers with Commentaries. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, pp.1023-1025.

Olson, Storrs L. 2004. Review of: Above the Heads of Dinosaurs. Paleobiology, 30(2): 169-171.

Olson, Storrs L. 2004. Taxonomic review of the fossil Procellariidae (Aves: Procellariiformes) described from Bermuda by R. W. Shufeldt. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 117(4): 575-581.

Alvarenga, H. M. F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2004. A new genus of tiny condor from the Pleistocene of Brazil (Aves: Vulturidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 117(1): 1-9.

Hearty, P. J., Olson, Storrs L., Kaufman, D. S., Edwards, R. L. and Cheng, H. 2004. Stratigraphy and geochronology of pitfall accumulations in caves and fissures, Bermuda. Quaternary Science Reviews, 23(9-10): 1151-1171.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hearty, P. J. 2003. Probable extirpation of a breeding colony of Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus) on Bermuda by Pleistocene sea-level rise. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 100(22): 12825-12829.

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. Review of: Lexicon Deutschsprachiger Bryologen. Archives of Natural History, 30(2): 364

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. A fossil of the Great Auk (Penguinus impennis) from Middle Pleistocene deposits on Bermuda. Atlantic Seabirds, 5(2): 81-84.

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. Review of: New perspectives on the Origin and Early Evolution of Birds. Proceedings of the International Symposium in Honor of John H. Ostrom. The Auk, 119: 1202-1205.

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. First fossil record of a finfoot (Aves: Heliornithidae) and its biogeographical significance. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 116(3): 732-736.

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2003. A New Species of Caracara (Milvago) from Quaternary Asphalt Deposits in Cuba, with Notes on New Material of Caracara creightoni Brodkorb (Aves:Falconidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 116(2): 301-307.

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. Development and uses of avian skeleton collections. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 123A: 26-34.

González, Maribel A., Eberhard, Jessica R., Lovette, Irby J., Olson, Storrs L. and Bermingham, Eldredge 2003. Mitochondrial DNA phylogeography of the Bay Wren (Thryothorus nigricapillus) complex. The Condor, 105(2): 228-238.

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2003. New records of storks (Ciconiidae) from Quaternary asphalt deposits in Cuba. The Condor, 105(1): 150-154.

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2003. Red-shouldered Hawk and Aplomado Falcon from Quaternary asphalt deposits in Cuba. Journal of Raptor Research, 37(1): 71-75.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 2003. A giant new species of Nukupuu (Fringillidae: Drepanidini: Hemignathus) from the island of Hawaii. The Auk, 120(4): 970-981.

Olson, Storrs L. 2003. [Review of] Jacques Gauthier and Lawrence F. Gall editors. New Perspectives on the Origin and Early Evolution of Birds. Proceedings of the International Symposium in Honor of John H. Ostrom. The Auk, 119(4): 1202-1205.

James, Helen F., Ericson, P. G. P., Slikas, B., Lei, F. M., Gill, F. B. and Olson, Storrs L. 2003. Pseudopodoces humilis, a misclassified terrestrial tit (Paridae) of the Tibetan Plateau: evolutionary consequences of shifting adaptive zones. Ibis, 145: 185-202.

Paxinos, E. E., James, Helen F., Olson, Storrs L., Sorenson, Michael D. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2002. MtDNA from fossils reveals a radiation of Hawaiian geese recently derived from the Canada goose (Branta canadensis). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 99(3): 1399-1404.

Slikas, B., Olson, Storrs L., James, Helen F. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2002. Rapid, independent evolution of flightlessness in four species of Pacific Island rails (Rallidae): an analysis based on mitochondrial sequence data. Journal of Avian Biology, 33: 5-14.

Olson, Storrs L. and Alvarenga, H. 2002. A New Genus of Small Teratorn from the Middle Tertiary of the Taubate Basin, Brazil (Aves: Teratornithidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 115(4): 701-705.

Worthy, Trevor H. and Olson, Storrs L. 2002. Relationships, adaptations, and habits of the extinct duck 'Euryanas' finschi. Notornis, 49(1): 1-17.

Paxinos, Ellen, James, Helen F., Olson, Storrs L., Ballou, Jonathan D., Leonard, Jennifer A. and Fleischer, Robert C. 2002. Prehistoric decline of genetic diversity in the Nene. Science, 5574: 1827

Burney, D. A., James, Helen F., Burney, L. P., Olson, Storrs L., Kikuchi, W., Wagner, Warren L., Burney, M., McCloskey, D., Kikuchi, D., Grady, F. V., Gage, R.,I and Nishek, R. 2001. Fossil evidence for a diverse biota from Kaua`i and its transformation since human arrival. Ecological Monographs, 71(6): 615-641.

Olson, Storrs L. and Rasmussen, Pamela C. 2001. Miocene and Pliocene birds from the Lee Creek Mine, North Carolina. In: Ray, Clayton E. and Bohaska, David J., Geology and paleontology of the Lee Creek mine, North Carolina, III..(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 90) pp.233-365.

Olson, Storrs L. 2001. Review: A Thesaurus of Bird Names: Etymology of European Lexis Through Paradigms. The Auk, 118(3): 815-816.

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2001. Further characterization of Caracara creightoni Brodkorb based on fossils from the Quaternary of Cuba (Aves : Falconidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 114(2): 501-508.

Olson, Storrs L. and Wingate, D. B. 2001. A new species of large flightless rail of the Rallus longirostris. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 114(2): 509-516.

Olson, Storrs L. 2001. Why so many kinds of passerine birds?. Bioscience, 51(4): 268-269.

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. 2001. A remarkable new species of small falcon from the Quaternary of Cuba (Aves : Falconidae : Falco). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 114(1): 34-41.

Olson, Storrs L. 2000. Review: Anatomy and Systematics of the Conficiusornithidae (Theropoda: Aves) from the Late Mesozoic of Northeastern China. The Auk, 117(3): 836-839.

Olson, Storrs L. and Wingate, D. B. 2000. Two new species of flightless rails (Aves : Rallidae) from the Middle Pleistocene "crane fauna" of Bermuda. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 113(2): 356-368.

Olson, Storrs L. 2000. Fossil Red-shouldered Hawk in the Bahamas: Calohierax quadratus Wetmore synonymized with Buteo lineatus (Gmelin). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 113(1): 298-301.

Hearty, Paul J., Kaufman, Darrell S., Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 2000. Stratigraphy and whole-rock amino acid geochronology of key Holocene and last interglacial carbonate deposits in the Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science, 54(4): 423-442.

Fleischer, Robert C., Olson, Storrs L., James, Helen F. and Cooper, A. C. 2000. Identification of the extinct Hawaiian eagle (Haliaeetus) by mitochondrial DNA sequence. The Auk, 117(4): 1051-1056.

Olson, Storrs L. 2000. Countdown to Piltdown at National Geographic: The Rise and Fall of the Archaeoraptor. Backbone, 13(2): 1-3.

Olson, Storrs L. 2000. A new genus for the Kerguelen Petrel. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 120(1): 59-62.

Olson, Storrs L. 2000. Bryological Terms - Even More Critically Seen. The Bryological Times, 102: 3

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Early Eocene birds from eastern North America: a faunule from the Nanjemoy Formation of Virginia. In: Weems, Robert E. and Grimsley, Gary J., Early Eocene vertebrates and plants from the Fisher/Sullivan Site (Nanjemoy Formation) Stafford County, Virginia..(Virginia Division of Mineral Resources Publication 152) pp.123-132.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay. In: Olson, Storrs L., Avian paleontology at the close of the 20th century.(Proceedings of the 4th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution Washington, D. C.) pp.231-243.

Carleton, Michael D. and Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Amerigo Vespucci and the Rat of Fernando de Noronha: a New Genus and Species of Rodentia (Muridae: Sigmodontinae) from a Volcanic Island off Brazil's Continental Shelf. American Museum Novitates, 3256: 1-59.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Kona Grosbeak(Chloridops kona), Greater Koa-finch(Rhodacanthis palmeri), Lesser Koa-finch(Rhodacanthis flaviceps). The Birds of North America, 424: 1-20.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Muscis Hawaiiensis Mantissae I: Two weedy species of Bryum new to the archipelago. Tropical Bryology, 17: 129-130.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Muscis Hawaiiensis Mantissae II: Neckeropsis obtusata (Mont.) Fleisch. restored to the flora of the archipelago. Tropical Bryology, 17: 131-132.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. A new species of pelican (Aves : Pelecanidae) from the Lower Pliocene of North Carolina and Florida. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 112(3): 503-509.

Dowsett, R. J., Olson, Storrs L., Roy, M. S. and Dowsett-Lemaire, F. 1999. Systematic status of the black-collared bulbul Neolestes torquatus. Ibis, 141(1): 22-28.

Sorenson, Michael D., Cooper, A., Paxinos, E. E., Quinn, T. W., James, Helen F., Olson, Storrs L. and Fleischer, Robert C. 1999. Relationships of the extinct moa-nalos, flightless Hawaiian waterfowl, based on ancient DNA. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B, 266: 2187-2194.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Laysan Rail (Porzana palmeri) and Hawaiian Rail (Porzana sandwichensis). The Birds of North America, 426: 1-19.

Olson, Storrs L. 1999. Avian Paleontology at the Close of the 20th Century: Proceedings of the 4th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution, Washington, D.C, 4-7 June 1996. Smithsonian contributions to paleobiology, 89: 1-344. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.89.1

Gould, John 1998. John Gould, the Bird Man: Correspondence, with a Chronology of His Life and Works Mansfield Centre, CT: Maurizio Martino. 1 pages.

Olson, Storrs L. 1998. Notes on the systematics of the Rockrunner Achaetops (Passeriformes, Timaliidae) and its presumed relatives. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 118(1): 47-52.

Olson, Storrs L. 1998. Comment on the proposed suppression of all prior usages of generic and specific names of birds (Aves) by John Gould and others conventionally accepted as published in the Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (Case 3044; see BZN 54:172-182). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 55(3): 176-181.

Rowlands, B. W., Trueman, T., Olson, Storrs L., McCulloch, M. N. and Brooke, R. K. 1998. The Birds of St. Helena, An Annotated Checklist British Ornithologists' Union. (BOU Checklist No. 16; )

Olson, Storrs L. 1998. Lectotypification of Charadrius rubricollis Gmelin 1789. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 118(4): 256-259.

Olson, Storrs L. 1997. [Review of] Jiri Mlikovsky. Tertiary avian localities of Europe. The Auk, 114(3): 537-538.

Olson, Storrs L. 1997. [Review of] Gordon C. Sauer. John gould the Bird Man: Associates and Subscribers. The Auk, 114(3): 540-541.

Olson, Storrs L. 1997. Towards a Less Imperfect Understanding of the Systematics and Biogeography of the Clapper and King Rail Complex (Rallus longirostris and R. elegans). In: The Era of Allan R.Phillips: A Festschrift. Horizon Communications, pp.93-111.

Olson, Storrs L. 1997. Avian Biogeography in the Islands of the Pacific Coast of Western Panamá. In: The Era of Allan R.Phillips: A Festschrift. Horizon Communications, pp.69-82.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1997. Prehistoric status and distribution of the Hawaiian hawk (Buteo solitarius), with the first fossil record from Kauai. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers, 49: 65-69.

Olson, Storrs L. and Walker, C. A. 1997. A trans-Atlantic record of the fossil tropicbird Heliadornis ashbyi (Aves : Phaethontidae) from the Miocene of Belgium. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 110(4): 624-628.

Olson, Storrs L. 1997. In memoriam: Beatrice Wetmore, 1910-1997. The Auk, 114(4): 751-753.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hasegawa, Y. 1996. A new genus and two new species of gigantic plotopteridae from Japan (Aves: Pelecaniformes). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 16(4): 742-751.

Olson, Storrs L. and Jouventin, P. 1996. A new species of small flightless duck from Amsterdam Island, southern Indian Ocean (Anatidae: Anas). The Condor, 98(1): 1-9.

Olson, Storrs L. 1996. [Review of] W. J. Bock. History and nomenclature of avian family-group names. The Auk, 112(2): 539-546.

Olson, Storrs L. 1996. History and ornithological journals of the Tanager expedition of 1923 to the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Johnston and Wake Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin, 433: 1-210. doi:10.5479/si.00775630.433.1

Cooper, A. C., Rhymer, J., James, Helen F., Olson, Storrs L., McIntosh, C., Sorenson, Michael D. and Fleischer, Robert C. 1996. Ancient DNA and island endemics. Nature, 381(6582): 484

Olson, Storrs L. 1996. The contribution of the voyage of HMS Blonde (1825) to Hawaiian ornithology. Archives of Natural History, 23(1): 1-42.

Olson, Storrs L. and Violani, Carlo 1996. Some unusual hybrids of Ramphocelus, with remarks on evolution in the genus (Aves: Thraupinae). Bollettino del Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali - Torino, 13(1): 297-312.

Olson, Storrs L. 1996. The name of the Craveri brothers' murrelet. Western Birds, 27(3): 167-168.

Olson, Storrs L. 1995. The genera of owls in the Asioninae. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 115(1): 35-39.

Olson, Storrs L. and Ziegler, Alan C. 1995. Remains of land birds from Lisianski Island, with observations on the terrestrial avifauna of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science, 49(2): 111-125.

Olson, Storrs L. 1995. Types and nomenclature of two Chilean parrots from the voyage of HMS Blonde (1825). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 115(4): 235-239.

Olson, Storrs L. 1995. Birds Observed at Sea During the Voyage of HMS Blonde to Hawaii (1824–1826). Sea-Swallow, 44: 38-43.

Olson, Storrs L. 1995. Thiornis sociata Navás, a nearly complete Miocene grebe (Aves: Podicipedidae). Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg, 181: 131-140.

Olson, Storrs L. 1995. Birds observed at sea during the voyage of HMS Blonde to Hawaii (1824-1826). Sea Swallow, 44: 38-43.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1995. Nomenclature of the Hawaiian akialoas and Nukupuus (Aves: Drepanidini). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 108(3): 373-387.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1994. Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands. Part I. Non-passeriformes [abridged version of 1991 Ornithological Monograph 45]. In: Kay, E. A., A Natural History of the Hawaiian Islands: Selected Readings II. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, pp.439-455.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 1994. Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands. Part II. Passeriformes [abridged version of 1991 Ornithological Monograph 46]. In: Kay, E. A., A Natural History of the Hawaiian Islands: Selected Readings II. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, pp.456-466.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1994. A chronology of ornithological exploration in the Hawaiian Islands, from Cook to Perkins. Studies in Avian Biology, 15: 91-102.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. A Giant Presbyornis (Aves, Anseriformes) and Other Birds from the Paleocene Aquia Formation of Maryland and Virginia. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 107(3): 429-435.

Arredondo, O. and Olson, Storrs L. 1994. A New Species of Owl of the Genus Bubo from the Pleistocene of Cuba (Aves, Strigiformes). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 107(3): 436-444.

Parsons, T. J., Olson, Storrs L. and Braun, Michael J. 1994. Hybrid Zones and Sexual Selection - Reply. Science, 265(5168): 122-123.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. Islands of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. In: Stevenson, Robert E. and Talbot, Frank H., Islands. Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press, pp.84-89.

Parsons, Thomas J., Olson, Storrs L. and Braun, Michael J. 1994. Response to: Hybrid Zones and Sexual Selection. Science, 265(5168): 122-123.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. The Endemic Vireo of Fernando de Noronha (Vireo Gracilirostris). Wilson Bulletin, 106(1): 1-17.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1994. A specimen of Nuku pu'u (Aves: Drepanidini: Hemignathus lucidus) from the island of Hawai'i. Pacific Science, 48(4): 331-338.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. The Atlantic Islands. In: Islands. pp.84-89.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. Early Pliocene grebes, button-quail, and kingfishers from south-western Cape Province, South Africa (Aves: Podicipedidae, Turnicidae, Halcyonidae). Annals of the South African Museum, 104(4): 49-61.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. A giant Presbyornis (Aves: Anseriformes) and other birds from the Paleocene Aquia Formation of Maryland and Virginia. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 107(3): 429-435.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. Type specimens of Hawaiian birds named by Sanford Ballard Dole. Pacific Science, 48(4): 339-343.

Olson, Storrs L. 1994. Cranial osteology of Tawny and Steppe Eagles Aquila rapax and A. nipalensis. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 114(4): 264-267.

Parsons, T. J., Olson, Storrs L. and Braun, Michael J. 1993. Unidirectional spread of secondary sexual plumage traits across an avian hybrid zone. Science, 260: 1643-1646.

Olson, Storrs L. 1993. Index to Brodkorb's Catalogue of Fossil Birds Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution. (Special publication (Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution) ; no. 1; ) 78 pages.

Olson, Storrs L. 1993. Contributions to Avian Biogeography from the Archipelago and Lowlands of Bocas-Del-Toro, Panama. The Auk, 110(1): 100-108.

Olson, Storrs L. 1993. Intergradation between the Bush-Tanagers Chlorospingus-Punctulatus and C-Ophthalmicus in Western Panama (Aves, Thraupidae). The Auk, 110(1): 148-150.

Olson, Storrs L. 1993. In Memoriam: Pierce Brodkorb, 1908-1992. The Auk, 110(4): 911-915.

Olson, Storrs L. 1992. Neogaeornis wetzeli Lambrecht a Cretaceous loon from Chile (Aves: Gaviidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 12(1): 122-124.

Houde, Peter and Olson, Storrs L. 1992. A radiation of coly-like birds from the Eocene of North America (Aves: Sandcoleiformes new order). Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Science Series, 36: 137-160.

Olson, Storrs L. 1992. A new family of primitive landbirds from the early Eocene Green River Formation of Wyoming. In: Campbell, Kenneth E.,Jr., Papers in avian paleontology honoring Pierce Brodkorb.(Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Science Series, 36) pp.127-136.

Olson, Storrs L. 1992. William T. Brigham's Hawaiian birds and a possible historical record of Ciridops anna (Aves: Drepanidini) from Molokai. Pacific Science, 46(4): 495-500.

Olson, Storrs L. 1992. Requiescat for Tricholimnas conditicius, a rail that never was. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 112(3): 174-179.

Olson, Storrs L. 1991. Remarks on the fossil record and suprageneric nomenclature of barbets (Aves: Ramphastidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 111(4): 222-225.

Olson, Storrs L. 1991. Comments on the proposed conservation of Phororhacos Ameghino, 1889 (Aves Gruiformes). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 48(2): 156-157.

Olson, Storrs L. 1991. Patterns of avian diversity and radiation in the Pacific as seen through the fossil record. In: Dudley, E. C., The Unity of Evolutionary Biology. Dioscorides Press,(Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology) pp.314-318.

Olson, Storrs L. 1991. The Fossil Record of the Genus Mycteria (Ciconiidae) in North-America. The Condor, 93(4): 1004-1006.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1991. Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part 1. Non-Passeriformes. Ornithological Monographs, 45: 1-88.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 1991. Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part 2. Passeriformes. Ornithological Monographs, 46: 1-88.

Watson, George E., Olson, Storrs L. and Miller, J. R. 1991. A new subspecies of the Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus from San Salvador Bahama Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 104(2): 356-369.

Olson, Storrs L. 1991. The Atlantic Islands. In: Talbot, Frank H. and Stevenson, Robert E., Oceans and Islands. Smithmark, pp.166-168.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Forward. In: Recent Advances in the Study of Neogene Fossil Birds.(Ornithological Monographs, 44) pp.v-vi.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Preliminary Systematic Notes on Some Old World Passerines. Revista Italiana d'Ornitologia, 59(3-4): 183-195.

Olson, Storrs L.. 1990. The prehistoric impact of man on biogeographical patterns of insular birds. Accademia nazionale dei Lincei.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. [Review of] Ian A. W. McAllan and Murray D. Bruce "The birds of New South Wales. A working list.. The Auk, 107(2): 458-459.

Olson, Storrs L., Pregill, Gregory K. and Hilgartner, William B. 1990. Studies on Fossil and Extant Vertebrates from San Salvador (Watling's) Island, Bahamas. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 508: 1-15. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.508

Clarke, D., Bourne, W. R. P., Crosskey, R. W., Edwards, A. J., McCullogh, N., Noble, L. and Olson, Storrs L. 1990. The zoology of St. Helena. In: Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. London: Zoological Society, pp.10-21.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. The supposed California record of Hawaiian Hawk Buteo solitarius . Elepaio, 50(1): 1-2.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Remarks on the osteology of the Madagascan warblers Dromaeocercus and Amphilais (Sylviidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 110(1): 9-10.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hartog, J. C. 1990. Former breeding of Sula dactylatra in the Cape Verde Islands. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 110(1): 10-12.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. A very early observation of spiral intestines in the Procellariidae. Notornis, 37(1): 24-25.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Osteology and systematics of the fernbirds (Bowdleria: Sylviidae). Notornis, 37(3-4): 161-171.

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Comments on the stability of fish family names [support for grammatical correctness in family-group names]. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 47(4): 296

Olson, Storrs L. 1990. Comments on the osteology and systematics of the New Zealand passerines of the genus Mohoua. Notornis, 37(3 & 4): 157-160.

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Extinction on islands: man as a catastrophe. In: Western, D. and Pearl, M., Conservation Biology for the Next Century. Oxford University Press, pp.50-53.

Balouet, Jean C. and Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Fossil birds from late Quaternary deposits in New Caledonia. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 469: 1-38. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.469

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Aspects of global avifaunal dynamics during the Cenozoic. In: Ouellet, Henri, Acta XIX Congressus Internationalis Ornithologici. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, pp.2023-2029.

Olson, Storrs L., Balouet, Jean Christophe and Fisher, C. T. 1989. The owlet-nightjar of New Caledonia, Aegotheles savesi, with comments on the systematics of the Aegothelidae. Gerfaut, 77(3): 341-352.

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. David Douglas and the original description of the Hawaiian Goose. Elepaio, 49(8): 49-51.

Olson, Storrs L. and Schifter, Herbert 1989. The identity of the fabricated bird Sassius simplex and its final dissociation from the Hawaiian avifauna. Rivista Italiana di Ornitologia, 59(1-2): 43-48.

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Notes on some Hawaiian birds from Cook's third voyage. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 109(4): 201-205.

Buden, Donald W., Olson, Storrs L. and Bartsch, Paul 1989. The avifauna of the cayerias of southern Cuba, with the ornithological results of the Paul Bartsch Expedition of 1930. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 477: 1-34. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.477

James, Helen F., Zusi, Richard L. and Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Dysmorodrepanis munroi (Fringillidae: Drepanidini), a valid genus and species of Hawaiian finch. Wilson Bulletin, 101(2): 159-179.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1989. Fragile outposts [about Hawaiian fossil birds]. In: Page, Jake and Morton, Eugene S., Lords of the Air. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books, pp.110-115.

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. The Original Description and Author of the Genus Dumetella (Mimidae). Wilson Bulletin, 101(4): 633-636.

Olson, Storrs L. 1989. Two Overlooked Holotypes of the Hawaiian Flycatcher Chasiempis Described by Leonhard Stejneger (Aves, Myiagrinae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 102(3): 555-558.

Olson, Storrs L. and Eller, K. G. 1989. A New Species of Painted Snipe (Charadriiformes, Rostratulidae) from the Early Pliocene at Langebaanweg, Southwestern Cape Province, South-Africa. Ostrich, 60(3): 118-121.

Houde, Peter and Olson, Storrs L. 1988. Small Arboreal Non-Passerine Birds from the Early Tertiary of Western North America. In: Acta XIXth Congressus Internationalis Ornithologici. pp.2030-2036.

Olson, Storrs L. and Kurochkin, E. N. 1988. Introduction: Symposium 35: The Early Radiation of Birds. In: Acta XIXth Congressus Internationalis Ornithologici. pp.2022

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1988. Nomenclature of the Kauai Amakihi and Kauai Akialoa (Drepanidini). Elepaio, 48(2): 13-14.

Olson, Storrs L. 1988. Classic Origin of the Name Daption Stephens. Notornis, 35: 87-88.

Olson, Storrs L. and Warheit, Kenneth I. 1988. A new genus for Sula abbotti . Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 108(1): 9-12.

Olson, Storrs L. 1988. Variation in the procoracoid foramen in the Accipitridae. Rivista Italiana di Ornitologia, 57(3-4): 161-164.

Olson, Storrs L. and Parris, David C. 1987. The Cretaceous Birds of New Jersey. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 63: 1-22. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.63.1

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. An early Eocene oilbird from the Green River Formation of Wyoming (Caprimulgiformes: Steatornithidae). Documents des Laboratoires de Géologie de Lyon, 99: 57-69.

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. [Review of]. "The Beginnings of Birds: Proceedings of the International Archaeopteryx Conference Eichstatt 1984." Edited by M. K. Hecht, J. H. Ostrom, G. Viohl, and P. Wellnhofer. American Scientist, 75(1): 74-75.

Olson, Storrs L., Angle, J. P., Grady, F. V. and James, Helen F. 1987. A technique for salvaging anatomical material from study skins of rare or extinct birds. The Auk, 104(3): 510-512.

James, Helen F., Stafford, T. W., Jr., Steadman, D. W., Olson, Storrs L., Martin, P. S., Jull, A. J. and McCoy, P. C. 1987. Radiocarbon dates on bones of extinct birds from Hawaii. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 84(8): 2350-2354.

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. The Relationships of the New Guinean Ground Robins Amalocichla. Emu, 87: 247-248.

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. On the Extent and Source of Instability in Avian Nomenclature, as Exemplified by North-American Birds. The Auk, 104(3): 538-542.

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. More on the Affinities of the Black-Collared Thrush of Borneo (Chlamydochaera-Jefferyi). Journal Fur Ornithologie, 128(2): 246-248.

Olson, Storrs L. and Kurochkin, E. N. 1987. Fossil Evidence of a Tapaculo in the Quaternary of Cuba (Aves, Passeriformes, Scytalopodidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 100(2): 353-357.

Graves, Gary R. and Olson, Storrs L. 1987. Chlorostilbon Bracei Lawrence, an Extinct Species of Hummingbird from New Providence Island, Bahamas. The Auk, 104(2): 296-302.

Olson, Storrs L. and Steadman, David W. 1987. Comments on the proposed suppression of Rallus nigra Miller. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 44, 1784 and Columba R.Forsteri Wagler 1829 (Aves)(2): 126-127.

Balouet, Jean,Christophe and Olson, Storrs L. 1987. A new extinct species of giant pigeon (Columbidae: Ducula) from archeological deposits on Wallis (Uvea) Island South Pacific. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 100(4): 769-775.

Rasmussen, D. T., Olson, Storrs L. and Simons, Elwyn L. 1987. Fossil Birds from the Oligocene Jebel Qatrani Formation Fayum Province, Egypt. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 62: 1-20. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.62.1

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. Comment on the family name for the storm petrels (Aves: Procellariiformes). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 44(1): 44-45.

Olson, Storrs L. 1987. More on the name Rallus hodgenorum . Notornis, 34(2): 167-168.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. Emendation of the name of the fossil rail Rallus hodgeni Scarlett. Notornis, 33(1): 32

Olson, Storrs L., Rea, Amadeo M. and Brodkorb, Pierce 1986. Comments on the proposed grant of precedence to Threskiornithidae Richmond, 1917, (Aves) over Plataleinae Bonaparte. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 43(1): 12-13.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. The correct specific name for the akepa of Oahu (Drepanidini, Loxops). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 106(4): 148-149.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. Catamblyrhynchus and Paradoxornis: an unremarked instance of convergence in bill morphology for feeding on bamboo. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 106(4): 161-163.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. An early account of some birds from Mauke, Cook Islands, and the origin of the "Mysterious Starling" Aplonis mavornata Buller. Notornis, 33(4): 197-208.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. [Index to] Austin L. Rand 1936 Distribution and habits of Madagascar birds. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 72(5): 143-499.

Graves, Gary R. and Olson, Storrs L. 1986. A New Subspecies of Turdus swalesi (Aves, Passeriformes, Muscicapidae) from the Dominican Republic. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 99(4): 580-583.

Olson, Storrs L. and Rasmussen, D. T. 1986. Paleoenvironment of the Earliest Hominoids - New Evidence from the Oligocene Avifauna of Egypt. Science, 233(4769): 1202-1204.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. A Replacement Name for the Fossil Penguin Microdytes Simpson (Aves, Spheniscidae). Journal of Paleontology, 60(3): 785

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1986. The holotype of the Laysan finch Telespiza cantans Wilson (Drepanidini). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 106(2): 84-86.

Olson, Storrs L. 1986. Gallirallus sharpei (Buttikofer) nov. comb., a Valid Species of Rail (Rallidae) of Unknown Origin. Gerfaut, 76(4): 263-269.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Pleistocene Birds of Puerto Rico. National Geographic Society Research Reports, 18: 563-566.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. An early Pliocene marine avifauna from Duinefontein, Cape Province, South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 95(4): 147-164.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. A New Genus of Tropicbird (Pelecaniformes, Phaethontidae) from the Middle Miocene Calvert Formation of Maryland. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(4): 851-855.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Faunal Turnover in South-American Fossil Avifaunas - the Insufficiencies of the Fossil Record. Evolution, 39(5): 1174-1177.

Steadman, D. W. and Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Bird Remains from an Archaeological Site on Henderson Island, South-Pacific - Man-Caused Extinctions on an Uninhabited Island. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 82(18): 6191-6195.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Fossil Seabirds and Marine Environments - Reply. South African Journal of Science, 81(6): 290-291.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. A New Species of Siphonorhis from Quaternary Cave Deposits in Cuba (Aves, Caprimulgidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(2): 526-532.

Ash, John S. and Olson, Storrs L. 1985. A second specimen of Mirafra (Heteromirafra) sidamoensis. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 105(4): 141-143.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hasegawa, Y. 1985. A femur of Plotopterum from the early Middle Miocene of Japan(Pelecaniformes: Plotopteridae). Bulletin of the National Science Museum.Series C, 11(3): 137-140.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. The Italian specimen of Bulweria fallax (Procellariidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 105(1): 29-30.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Early Pliocene Procellariiformes (Aves) from Langebaanweg, South-western Cape Province, South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 95(3): 123-145.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Weights of some Cuban birds. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 105(2): 68-69.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Early Pliocene ibises (Aves: Plataleidae) from southwestern Cape Province, South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 97(3): 57-69.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. Index to Bird Names. In: The Fossil Record of Birds. Academic Press, pp.239-252.

Olson, Storrs L. 1985. The Fossil Record of Birds. In: Avian Biology. Academic Press, pp.79-238.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. Introduction. In: The Birds of the Republic of Panama Part 4: Order Passeriformes, Suborder Passeres, Hirundinidae (Swallows) to Fringillidae (Finches). Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution,(Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections ; no. 150) pp.1-4.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. Syringeal morphology and relationships of Chaetops (Timaliidae) and certain South African muscicapidae. Ostrich, 55(1): 30-32.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. [Review of]. M. K. Hecht J. H. Ostrom G. Viohl and P. Wellnhofer editors. The Beginnings of Birds: Proceedings of the International Archaeopteryx Conference Eichstätt. American Scientist, 75(1): 74-75.

Olson, Storrs L. and Ames, P. L. 1984. Promerops as a Thrush, and its Implications for the Evolution of Nectarivory in Birds. Ostrich, 55(4): 213-218.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. A Hamerkop from the Early Pliocene of South Africa (Aves, Scopidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 97(4): 736-740.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. Evidence of a Large Albatross in the Miocene of Argentina (Aves, Diomedeidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 97(4): 741-743.

Cooke, Richard G. and Olson, Storrs L. 1984. An Archaeological Record for the White-Faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata in Central Panama. The Condor, 86(4): 493-494.

Steadman, D. W., Pregill, G. K. and Olson, Storrs L. 1984. Fossil Vertebrates from Antigua, Lesser-Antilles - Evidence for Late Holocene Human-Caused Extinctions in the West-Indies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 81(14): 4448-4451.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1984. The role of Polynesians in the extinction of the avifauna of the Hawaiian Islands. In: Martin, P. S. and Klein, R. G., Quaternary extinctions: A prehistoric revolution. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, pp.768-780.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. The relationships of the extinct Chatham Island eagle. Notornis, 31(4): 273-277.

Wetmore, Alexander, Pasquier, Roger F. and Olson, Storrs L. 1984. Birds of the Republic of Panama. Part 4: Order Passeriformes Suborder Passeres Hirundinidae (Swallows) to Fringillidae (Finches) (Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections; 150) vi + 670 pages.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. The last St. Kitts Bullfinch Loxigilla portoricensis grandis (Emberizinae) and the extinction of its race. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 104(4): 121-123.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. A very large enigmatic owl (Aves: Strigidae) from the late Pleistocene at Ladds, Georgia. In: Genoways, Hugh H. and Dawson, Mary R., Contributions in Quaternary vertebrate paleontology: a volume in memorial to John E. Guilday.(Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, 8) pp.44-46.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. An evaluation of the fossil curlew Palnumenius victima L. Miller (Aves: Scolopacidae). In: Genoways, Hugh H. and Dawson, Mary R., Contributions in Quaternary vertebrate paleontology: a volume in memorial to John E. Guilday.(Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, 8) pp.53-55.

Olson, Storrs L. 1984. A brief synopsis of the fossil birds from the Pamunkey River and other Tertiary marine deposits in Virginia. In: Ward, Lauck W. and Krafft, Kathleen, Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the Outcropping Tertiary Beds in the Pamunkey River Region, Central Virginia Coastal Plain. Atlantic Coastal Plain Geological Association, pp.217-223.

Eyde, Richard H. and Olson, Storrs L. 1983. The Dead Trees of Ilha da Trindade. Bartonia, 49: 32-51.

Olson, Storrs L., Parkes, K. C., Clench, M. H. and Borecky, S. R. 1983. The affinities of the New Zealand passerine genus Turnagra. Notornis, 30(4): 319-336.

James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Flightless birds. Natural History, 92(9): 30-40.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. A Hybrid between the Orioles Icterus chrysater and Icterus mesomelas . The Auk, 100(3): 733-735.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Evidence for a Polyphyletic Origin of the Piciformes. The Auk, 100(1): 126-133.

Crawford, R. L., Olson, Storrs L. and Taylor, W. K. 1983. Winter Distribution of Subspecies of Clapper Rails (Rallus-Longirostris) in Florida with Evidence for Long-Distance and Overland Movements. The Auk, 100(1): 198-200.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Geographic variation in Chlorospingus ophthalmicus in Colombia and Venezuela (Aves: Thraupidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 96(1): 103-109.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Biological archeology in the West Indies. Florida Anthropologist, 35(4): 162-168.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Lessons from a flightless ibis. Natural History, 92(9): 40, 1 figure

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. The distribution of the races of Arremon aurantiirostris (Emberizinae) in Panama. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 103(3): 84-86.

Olson, Storrs L. 1983. Fossil seabirds and changing marine environments in the late Tertiary of South Africa. South African Journal of Science, 79(10): 399-402.

Olson, Storrs L. 1982. Natural history of vertebrates on the Brazilian islands of the mid South Atlantic. National Geographic Society Research Reports, 13: 481-492.

Olson, Storrs L. 1982. Fossil birds of the Bahamas. Bahamas Naturalist, 6(1): 33-37.

Olson, Storrs L. 1982. The distribution of fused phalanges of the inner toe in the Accipitridae. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 102(1): 8-12.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1982. Prodromus of the fossil avifauna of the Hawaiian Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 365: 1-59. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.365

Olson, Storrs L. 1982. A Critique of Cracraft's Classification of Birds. The Auk, 99(4): 733-739.

Olson, Storrs L. 1982. A New Species of Palm Swift (Tachornis, Apodidae) from the Pleistocene of Puerto-Rico. The Auk, 99(2): 230-235.

Jordan, R. H. and Olson, Storrs L. 1982. 1st Record of the Great Auk (Pinguinus-Impennis) from Labrador. The Auk, 99(1): 167-168.

Olson, Storrs L. and James, Helen F. 1982. Fossil birds from the Hawaiian Islands: evidence for wholesale extinction by man before western contact. Science, 217(4560): 633-635.

Olson, Storrs L., Pregill, Gregory K. and Hilgartner, William B. 1982. Fossil vertebrates from the Bahamas. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 48: 1-65. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.48.1

Olson, Storrs L. and Pregill, Gregory K. 1982. A brief introduction to the paleontology of Bahaman vertebrates. In: Olson, Storrs L., Fossil vertebrates from the Bahamas.(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 48) pp.1-7.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hilgartner, William B. 1982. Fossil and subfossil birds from the Bahamas. In: Olson, Storrs L., Fossil Vertebrates from the Bahamas..(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 48) pp.22-56.

Feduccia, Alan and Olson, Storrs L. 1982. Morphological similarities between the Menurae and the Rhinocryptidae, relict passerine birds of the Southern Hemisphere. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 366: 1-22. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.366

Olson, Storrs L. and Pregill, G. K. 1982. Fossil vertebrates from the Bahamas. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 48: 1-7. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.48.1

Olson, Storrs L. and McKitrick, Mary C. 1982. A New Genus and Species of Emberizine Finch from Pleistocene Cave Deposits in Puerto Rico (Aves: Passeriformes). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 1(3): 279-283.

Olson, Storrs L. and Steadman, David W. 1981. The relationships of the Pedionomidae (Aves, Charadriiformes). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 337: 1-25. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.337

Houde, P. and Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Paleognathous Carinate Birds from the Early Tertiary of North-America. Science, 214(4526): 1236-1237.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Cave localities and fossil deposits. In: Pregill, Gregory, Late Pleistocene Herpetofaunas from Puerto Rico.(University of Kansas Museum of Natural History Miscellaneous Publication, 71) pp.7-17.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. A Third Species of Mancalla from the Late Pliocene San Diego Formation of California (Aves: Alcidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 1(1): 97-99.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. The generic allocation of Ibis pagana Milne-Edwards, with a review of fossil ibises (Aves: Threskiornithidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 1(2): 165-170.

Olson, Storrs L. and McKitrick, M. C. 1981. A new genus and species of emberizine finch from Pleistocene cave deposits in Puerto Rico (Aves: Passeriformes). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 1(3-4): 279-283.

Pregill, G. K. and Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Zoogeography of West-Indian Vertebrates in Relation to Pleistocene Climatic Cycles. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, 12: 75-98.

Austin, G. T., Blake, E. R., Brodkorb, P., Browning, M. R., Godfrey, W. E., Hubbard, J. P., Mccaskie, G., Marshall, J. T., Monson, G., Olson, Storrs L., Ouellet, H., Palmer, R. S., Phillips, A. R., Pulich, W. M., Ramos, M. A., Rea, A. M. and Zimmerman, D. A. 1981. Ornithology as Science. The Auk, 98(3): 636-637.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Interaction between the 2 Subspecies Groups of the Seed-Finch Sporophila Angolensis in the Magdalena Valley, Colombia. The Auk, 98(2): 379-381.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. The Museum Tradition in Ornithology - a Response to Ricklefs. The Auk, 98(1): 193-195.

Olson, Storrs L., James, Helen F. and Meister, C. A. 1981. Winter field notes and specimen weights of Cayman Island birds. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 101(3): 339-346.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. A revision of the subspecies of Sporophila ("Oryzoborus") angolensis (Aves: Emberizinae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 94(1): 43-51.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. A revision of the northern forms of Euphonia xanthogaster (Aves: Thraupidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 94(1): 101-106.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Interaction between the two subspecies groups of the seed-finch Sporophila angolensis in the Magdalena Valley, Colombia. The Auk, 98(2): 379-381.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. Systematic notes on certain oscines from Panama and adjacent areas (Aves: Passeriformes). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 94(2): 363-373.

Olson, Storrs L. 1981. The nature of the variability in the Variable Seedeater in Panama (Sporophila americana: Emberizinae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 94(2): 380-390.

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. Geographic variation in the Yellow Warblers (Dendroica petechia, Parulidae) of the Pacific Coast of Middle and South America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(2): 473-480.

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. The subspecies of Grasshopper Sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum) in Panamá (Aves: Emberizinae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(3): 757-759.

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. A new genus of penguin-like pelecaniform bird from the Oligocene of Washington (Pelecaniformes: Plotopteridae). In: Campbell, Kenneth E.,Jr., Papers in avian paleontology honoring Hildegarde Howard.(Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Contributions in Science, 330) pp.5l-57.

Olson, Storrs L. and Feduccia, Alan 1980. Presbyornis and the Origin of the Anseriformes (Aves: Charadriomorphae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 323: 1-24. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.323

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. The Significance of the Distribution of the Megapodiidae. Emu, 80(FEB): 21-24.

Olson, Storrs L. and Feduccia, Alan 1980. Relationships and evolution of flamingos (Aves, Phoenicopteridae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 316: 1-73. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.316

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. Lamprolia as part of a South Pacific radiation of Monarchine flycatchers. Notornis, 27: 7-10.

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. Revision of the tawny-faced antwren, Microbates cinereiventris (Aves: Passeriformes). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(1): 68-74.

Steadman, David W., Olson, Storrs L., Barber, John C., Meister, Charles A. and Melville, Margaret E. 1980. Weights of some West Indian birds. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 100(2): 155-158.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hasegawa, Yoshikazu 1980. [Fairy-tale-like penguins that lived in Northern Hemisphere: search for the mystery of fossil birds of 30,000,000 years ago]. Anima, 92: 59-66.

Olson, Storrs L. 1980. Interaction between the Two Subspecies Groups of the Seed-Finch Sporophila angolensis in the Magdalena Valley, Colombia. Auk, 98(2): 379-381.

Olson, Storrs L. 1979. Multiple Origins of the Ciconiiformes. Proceedings of the Colonial Waterbird Group 1978, : 165-170.

Olson, Storrs L. 1979. Greater Ani, Crotophaga major, in Mexico. The Auk, 95(4): 766-767.

Olson, Storrs L., Swift, C. C. and Mokhiber, C. 1979. Attempt to Determine the Prey of the Great Auk (Pinguinus-Impennis). The Auk, 96(4): 790-792.

Olson, Storrs L. and Hasegawa, Y. 1979. Fossil Counterparts of Giant Penguins from the North Pacific. Science, 206(4419): 688-689.

Olson, Storrs L. and Feduccia, A. 1979. Flight Capability and the Pectoral Girdle of Archaeopteryx. Nature, 278(5701): 247-248.

Olson, Storrs L. 1979. Picathartes--another West African forest relict with probable Asian affinities. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 99(3): 112-113.

Olson, Storrs L. and Feduccia, Alan 1979. An Old World occurrence of the Eocene avian family Primobucconidae. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 92(3): 494-497.

Olson, Storrs L. and Steadman, David W. 1979. The humerus of Xenicibis, the extinct flightless ibis of Jamaica. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 92(1): 23-27.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. The nomenclatural status of the taxa of fossil birds attributed to Auguste Aymard. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 91(2): 444-449.

Olson, Storrs L. and Steadman, David W. 1978. The fossil record of the Glareolidae and Haematopodidae (Aves: Charadriiformes). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 91(4): 972-981.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. Broadbills. In: Harrison, C. J. O., Bird Families of the World. Harry N. Abrams, Inc, pp.165-567.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. A paleontological perspective of West Indian birds and mammals. In: Gill, Frank B., Zoogeography in the Caribbean. The 1975 Leidy Medal Symposium.(Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Special Publication, 13) pp.99-117.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. Greater Ani, Crotophaga major, in Mexico. The Auk, 95(4): 766-767.

Olson, Storrs L. and Gillette, David D. 1978. Catalogue of type specimens of fossil vertebrates Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia. Part III: Birds. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 129(7): 99-100.

Alvarez, Rafael and Olson, Storrs L. 1978. A new merganser from the Miocene of Virginia (Aves: Anatidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 91(2): 522-532.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. [Footnotes, pp. 81, 88–89] In Homology Mapping of the Primitive Archosaurian Palate on the Palate of Birds, by Sam McDowell. Evolutionary Theory, 4(2): 81-94.

Olson, Storrs L. 1978. "Rails" and "Broadbills". In: Harrison, C. J. O., Bird Families of the World. New York: Harry Abrams, Inc, pp.86-88.

Olson, Storrs L.. 1978. Multiple origins of the Ciconiiformes. JSTOR.

Olson, Storrs L. and Gillette, D. D. 1977. Catalogue of type specimens of fossil vertebrates Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. Part III: Birds.. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 129: 99-100.

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. Additional Notes on Subfossil Bird Remains from Ascension Island. Ibis, 119(1): 37-43.

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. A Lower Eocene Frigatebird from the Green River Formation of Wyoming (Pelecaniformes: Fregatidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 35: 1-33. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.35.1

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. The identity of the fossil ducks described from Australia by C. W. De Vis. Emu, 77(3): 127-131.

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. Notes on subfossil Anatidae from New Zealand, including a new species of pink-eared duck (Malacorhynchus). Emu, 77(3): 132-135.

Olson, Storrs L. and Steadman, David W. 1977. A new genus of flightless ibis (Threskiornithidae) and other fossil birds from cave deposits in Jamaica. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 90(2): 447-457.

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. A great auk, Pinguinis [sic], from the Pliocene of North Carolina (Aves: Alcidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 90(3): 690-697.

Olson, Storrs L. and Angle, J. P. 1977. Weights of some Puerto Rican birds. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 97(4): 105-107.

Olson, Storrs L. 1977. A synopsis of the fossil Rallidae. In: Rails of the World: A Monograph of the Family Rallidae.. David R. Godine, pp.339-373.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. A new species of Milvago from Hispaniola, with notes on other fossil caracaras from the West Indies (Aves: Falconidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 88(33): 355-366.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. An erroneous fossil record of Chionis from Australia. Emu, 76(2): 90

Olson, Storrs L. and Wetmore, Alexander 1976. Preliminary diagnoses of two extraordinary new genera of birds from Pleistocene deposits in the Hawaiian Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 89(18): 247-258.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. A jacana from the Pliocene of Florida (Aves: Jacanidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 89(19): 259-264.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. Fossil woodcocks: an extinct species from Puerto Rico and an invalid species from Malta (Aves: Scolopacidae: Scolopax). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 89(20): 265-274.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. Alexander Wetmore and the study of fossil birds. Publications in avian paleontology by Alexander Wetmore. Index to fossil avian taxa described by Alexander Wetmore. In: Olson, Storrs L., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 27) pp.xi-xxvi.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. Affinities of Falconid Genus Spiziapteryx. The Auk, 93(3): 633-636.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. [Letter in response to R. J. Scarlett's on the status of Gallirallus hartreei]. Notornis, 23(1): 79

Arredondo, Oscar and Olson, Storrs L. 1976. The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba. In: Olson, Storrs L., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press,(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology) pp.169-187.

Arredondo, Oscar and Olson, Storrs L. 1976. The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba. In: Collected Papers in Avian Paleontology Honoring the 90th Birthday of Alexander Wetmore. pp.169-187.

Olson, Storrs L. 1976. Oligocene fossils bearing on the origins of the Todidae and the Momotidae (Aves: Coraciiformes). In: Olson, Storrs L., Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore.(Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 27) pp.111-119.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. The fossil rails of C. W. De Vis being mainly an extinct form of Tribonyx mortierii from Queensland. Emu, 75(2): 49-54.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. Paleornithology of St. Helena Island, South Atlantic Ocean. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology, 23: 1-49. doi:10.5479/si.00810266.23.1

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. Evaluation of Supposed Anhinga of Mauritius. The Auk, 92(2): 374-376.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. South Pacific Gallinules of Genus Pareudiastes. Wilson Bulletin, 87(1): 1-5.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. Ichthyornis in the Cretaceous of Alabama. Wilson Bulletin, 87(1): 103-105.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. Remarks on Generic Characters of Bulweria. Ibis, 117(1): 111-113.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. Geographic variation and other notes on Basileuterus leucoblepharus (Parulidae). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 95(3): 101-104.

Olson, Storrs L. 1975. A review of the extinct rails of the New Zealand region (Aves: Rallidae). National Museum of New Zealand Records, 1(3): 63-79.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Purple Gallinule carrying young. Florida Field Naturalist, 2(1): 15-16.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. A new species of Nesotrochis from Hispaniola, with notes on other fossil rails from the West Indies (Aves: Rallidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 87(38): 439-450.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Telecrex Restudied - Small Eocene Guinea-Fowl. Wilson Bulletin, 86(3): 246-250.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Pleistocene Rails of North-America. The Condor, 76(2): 169-175.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Melanistic White-Tailed Tropic Bird. The Condor, 76(2): 217-218.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Tantalus-Milneedw-Ardsii Shufeldt - Synonym of Miocene Pheasant Miophasianus-Altus (Milne-Edwards). Wilson Bulletin, 86(2): 110-113.

Olson, Storrs L. and Farrand, J. 1974. Rhegminornis Restudied - Tiny Miocene Turkey. Wilson Bulletin, 86(2): 114-120.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. Reappraisal of Fossil Heron Palaeophoyx-Columbiana Mccoy. The Auk, 91(1): 179-180.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. [Review of] Duff Hart-Davis. Ascension--the story of a South Atlantic Island. Frontiers, 38(4): 29

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. [Review of] Joel Cracraft. Systematics and evolution of the Gruiformes (Class Aves). 3. Phylogeny of the suborder Grues.. Auk, 91(4): 862-865.

Olson, Storrs L. 1974. [Review of] G. A. Tunnicliffe. Preliminary observations on the phylogenesis of thegosis. Bird-Banding, 45(2): 188

Farrand, John, Jr. and Olson, Storrs L. 1973. The correct spelling of Scopoli's specific name for the Maylaysian [sic printer's error] Crested Wood Partridge (Rollulus). Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 93(2): 53-54.

Dillon, Ripley S. and Olson, Storrs L. 1973. Re-identification of Rallus pectoralis deignani . Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 93(3): 115

Olson, Storrs L. 1973. Classification of Rallidae. Wilson Bulletin, 85(4): 381

Olson, Storrs L. 1973. Plumage Aberration of Cariama-Cristata. The Auk, 90(4): 911-914.

Olson, Storrs L. 1973. Evolution of the rails of the South Atlantic islands (Aves: Rallidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 152: 1-53. doi:10.5479/si.00810282.152

Olson, Storrs L. 1973. A study of the Neotropical rail Anurolimnas castaneiceps (Aves: Rallidae) with a description of a new subspecies. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 86(34): 403-412.

Olson, Storrs L. 1972. The generic distinction of the Hispaniolan Woodpecker, Chryserpes striatus (Aves: Picidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 85(44): 499-508.

Olson, Storrs L. 1972. The American Purple Gallinule, Prophyrula martinica, on Ascension and St. Helena Islands. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 92(3): 92-93.

Olson, Storrs L. 1972. Water Pipit, Anthus spinoletta---early winter distribution [range map]. American Birds, 26(2): 543, figure 7

Olson, Storrs L. 1972. A Whooping Crane from the Pleistocene of North Florida. The Condor, 74(3): 341

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. A flightless bird, lost and found [Ascension Island rail]. Smithsonian Magazine, 2(3): 62-65.

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. Two vagrants to Ascension Island. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 9(4): 90-92.

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. [Review of] R. W. Storer. Independent evolution of the Dodo and the Solitaire. Bird-Banding, 42(1): 70

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. [Review of] S. Keith C. W. Benson and M. P. S. Irwin. The genus Sarothrura (Aves Rallidae). Bird-Banding, 42(3): 237

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. Taxonomic comments on the Eurylaimidae. Ibis, 113(4): 507-5l6.

Olson, Storrs L. 1971. [Review of] R. L. Folk. Spherical urine in birds. The Auk, 88(1): 217-218.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. Specializations of some carotenoid-bearing feathers. The Condor, 72(4): 424-430.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. William Zimmerman [wildlife artist]. Florida Naturalist, 43(2): 46-47.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. Additional remarks on the sequence of passerine families. Ibis, 112(3): 403-404.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. The relationships of Porzana flaviventer . The Auk, 87(4): 805-808.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. [Review of] Brooke Meanley. Natural history of the King Rail. Bird-Banding, 4(2): 164-165.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. [Review of] G. L. Maclean. A study of seedsnipe in southern South America. Bird-Banding, 41(3): 258-259.

Olson, Storrs L. 1970. [Review of] M. Eastman. The Life of the Emu. Bird-Banding, 41(3): 261

Olson, Storrs L. 1969. Unusual feeding habitat of Woodcock. Florida Naturalist, 42(1): 39-40.

Olson, Storrs L. 1969. Parula Warblers feeding in salt marsh. Florida Naturalist, 42(1): 40

Olson, Storrs L. 1968. Possible breeding of some seedeaters in subadult plumage. Florida Naturalist, 41(1): 20

Olson, Storrs L., Powell, George V. N. and Eisenmann, Eugene 1968. Distributional records from Cerro Campana, Panama, with notes on a nesting of the quail-dove, Geotrygon lawrencii . The Condor, 70(2): 179-l80.

Olson, Storrs L. and Blum, Kurt E. 1968. Avian dispersal of plants in Panama. Ecology, 49(3): 565-566.

Olson, Storrs L., Loftin, Horace and Wiese, John 1967. Observations on the behavior of Black and Turkey Vultures at traps and in captivity. Bird-Banding, 38: 75-76.

Olson, Storrs L. and Eisenmann, Eugene 1966. Notes on breeding of the Common Nighthawk in Panama. The Auk, 83(3): 469-470.

Olson, Storrs L. 1966. Purple Gallinule survives loss of wing. Florida Naturalist, 39(3): 117

Loftin, Horace and Olson, Storrs L. 1966. Florida herons recovered in Caribbean localities. Florida Naturalist, 39(3): 119

Olson, Storrs L. 1965. Notes on ant-tanagers in Panama. Bird-Banding, 36(2): 113

Olson, Storrs L. 1965. On identification of Short-tailed Hawk---a caution. Florida Naturalist, 38(3): 105

Olson, Storrs L. 1965. A partly chestnut specimen of Variable Seedeater. Wilson Bulletin, 78(1): 127

Olson, Storrs L. 1963. The Purple Gallinule feeding on the Yellow Lotus. Florida Naturalist, 36(2): 63

Loftin, Horace and Olson, Storrs L. 1963. Notes on spring migrants in Panama (Aves). Caribbean Journal of Science, 3(4): 191-195.

Olson, Storrs L. 1961. Unusual behavior of Pied-billed Grebe. Florida Naturalist, 34(2): 93

Olson, Storrs L. 1961. An early fall specimen of Purple Sandpiper from the Gulf Coast. Florida Naturalist, 34(2): 94

Olson, Storrs L. 1961. Winter record of the Summer Tanager. Florida Naturalist, 34(2): 95

Olson, Storrs L. 1961. A second breeding record of the Robin in Florida. Florida Naturalist, 34(4): 222

Loftin, Horace and Olson, Storrs L. 1960. Use of decoys in netting shorebirds. Bird-Banding, 31(2): 89-90.

Loftin, Horace and Olson, Storrs L. 1960. Arenaria interpres interpres in Florida. The Auk, 77(3): 352

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