passerines

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tags: researchblogging.org, Early Bird Project, Tree of Life, avian evolution, deep avian evolutionary relationships, avian phylogenomics, location cues, Shannon J. Hackett, Rebecca T. Kimball, Sushma Reddy Basic topology of the evolutionary relationships between birds. Maximum Likelihood (ML) phylogram reveals the short internodes at the base of Neoaves and highlights certain extreme examples of rate variation…

Yellow-Throated Laughing Thrush

tags: Yellow-Throated Laughing Thrush, Garrulax galbanus, birds, Image of the Day This is the third in a series of passerine images by this photographer. Yellow-Throated Laughing Thrush, Garrulax galbanus. Image: John Del Rio. [larger view].

Melba Waxbill

tags: Melba Waxbill, Pytilia melba, birds, Image of the Day This is the second image in a series of passerine images by this photographer. Melba Finch, Pytilia melba, also known as the Melba Waxbill or the Green-winged Pytilia. Image: John Del Rio. [larger view].

Turquoise Tanager

tags: Turquoise Tanager, Tangara mexicana, birds, Image of the Day This is the first in a series of passerine images by this photographer. Turquoise Tanager, Tangara mexicana. Image: John Del Rio. [larger view].