Tectonic collision and uplift of Wallacea triggered the global songbird radiation

@inproceedings{Moyle2016TectonicCA,
  title={Tectonic collision and uplift of Wallacea triggered the global songbird radiation},
  author={Robert G Moyle and Carl H Oliveros and Michael J. Andersen and Peter A Hosner and Brett W. Benz and Joseph D. Manthey and Scott L. Travers and Rafe M Brown and Brant C. Faircloth},
  booktitle={Nature communications},
  year={2016}
}
Songbirds (oscine passerines) are the most species-rich and cosmopolitan bird group, comprising almost half of global avian diversity. Songbirds originated in Australia, but the evolutionary trajectory from a single species in an isolated continent to worldwide proliferation is poorly understood. Here, we combine the first comprehensive genome-scale DNA sequence data set for songbirds, fossil-based time calibrations, and geologically informed biogeographic reconstructions to provide a well… CONTINUE READING
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