Guidelines for assigning species rank
2002 (English)In: Ibis, ISSN 0019-1019, E-ISSN 1474-919X, Vol. 144, no 3, 518-525 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Developments in several fields of study (including bio-acoustics and the analysis of DNA) together with reappraisals of the nature of species have impacted significantly on avian taxonomy. The BOU’s Taxonomic Subcommittee has developed guidelines for the applicationof species limits to sympatric, parapatric, allopatric and hybridizing taxa. These are published here to assist researchers understand the rationale behind the committee’s taxonomic recommendations relating to the British List.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2002. Vol. 144, no 3, 518-525 p.
National CategoryNatural Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-62086DOI: 10.1046/j.1474-919X.2002.00091.xOAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-62086DiVA: diva2:439757