SBSC scientist Walter Jetz and others published the most comprehensive family tree for birds to date , connecting all living bird species — nearly 10,000 in total — and revealing surprising new details about their evolutionary history and its geographic context. Read the article here.
- Jetz W, Thomas GH, Joy JB, Hartmann K, Mooers AO. The global diversity of birds in space and time. Nature. 2012 Nov 15;491(7424):444-8.