- Molecular phylogenetics of monarch flycatchers (genus Monarcha) with emphasis on Solomon Island endemicsChristopher E Filardi
Burke Museum and Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 3010, USA
Mol Phylogenet Evol 37:776-88. 2005..This initial phylogeny provides a novel platform for ongoing exploration of the history underlying dramatic patterns of geographic variation among tropical Pacific flycatchers...
- Single origin of a pan-Pacific bird group and upstream colonization of AustralasiaChristopher E Filardi
Department of Ornithology, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, New York 10024, USA
Nature 438:216-9. 2005..The geographic scope and lineage-specific approach of this study reveal evolutionary patterns long obscured by traditional taxonomic surveys and indicate that widely dispersed archipelagos can be sources of biological diversity...