Journal article

The timing of Neotropical speciation dynamics: A reconstruction of Myiopagis flycatcher diversification using phylogenetic and paleogeographic data

Frank E Rheindt, Les Christidis, Gustavo S Cabanne, Cristina Miyaki, Janette A Norman

Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the following people and institutions for providing tissue samples for this study: Donna Dittmann, Van Remsen and Robb Brumfield (Louisiana State University Museum of Natural Sciences, Baton Rouge, Louisiana), Nate Rice and Leo Joseph (Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia), Mark Robbins and A. Townsend Peterson (University of Kansas Natural History Museum, Lawrence, Kansas), David Willard and Shannon Hackett (The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago), Paul Sweet (American Museum of Natural History), Jon FjeldsA (Zoological Museum at the University of Copenhagen) and Christopher Huddleston (Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C.). Kim Roelants and Jeffrey Thorne provided helpful information on MULTIDIVFIME analysis. This work was undertaken at the Population and Evolutionary Genetics Unit, Museum Victoria, which was established with the generous support of the Ian Potter Foundation and Amersham Biosciences (now GE Healthcare). The first author was supported by the following grants: Joseph Grinnell Student Research Award 2004 awarded by the Cooper Ornithological Society; Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research 2004; Systematics Research Fund 2006 awarded by the Linnean Society; Museum Victoria 1854 Student Scholarship; and IPRS/MIRS scholarships awarded by the University of Melbourne.