[CT Birds] OT: BBC News: DNA reveals bird shift surprise

Arthur Shippee ashippee at snet.net
Fri Mar 6 14:45:52 EST 2015


Speaking of the difficulties of id'ing birds....  I saw this story on the BBC News iPhone App and thought you should see it:

DNA reveals bird shift surprise

DNA samples reveal two species of forest-dwelling birds on remote Indonesian islands are actually members of the ground-dwelling pipit and wagtail family.

Read more:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-31714230


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