Journal article

Relicts from Tertiary Australasia: undescribed families and subfamilies of songbirds (Passeriformes) and their zoogeographic signal

Richard Schodde, Les Christidis

Zootaxa | MAGNOLIA PRESS | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Ian Mason and Dick Watling for assistance in gathering information on the nidification of Pachycare, Ifrita, Rhagologus and Lamprolia. Leo Joseph made the collections of the Australian National Wildlife Collection, CSIRO, Canberra, available for study. R. Schodde's examination of Megalampitta gigantea was supported by Walter Bock and a Collections Grant from the American Museum of Natural History (Ornithology), New York. Dick Banks and Van Remsen gave particularly helpful comments on the manuscript.