Calibration of galliform molecular clocks using multiple fossils and genetic partitions.

@article{Tuinen2004CalibrationOG,
  title={Calibration of galliform molecular clocks using multiple fossils and genetic partitions.},
  author={Marcel van Tuinen and Gareth Dyke},
  journal={Molecular phylogenetics and evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={74-86}
}
For more than a century, members of the traditional avian order Galliformes (i.e., pheasants, partridges, junglefowl, and relatives) have been among the most intensively studied birds, but still a comprehensive timeframe for their evolutionary history is lacking. Thanks to a number of recent cladistic interpretations for several galliform fossils… CONTINUE READING