I knew someone was looking at them, but haven't seen anything. Will try and look at this site tonight. Excerpted from the OB list-server.
I am happy to announce that I have just finished updating all the entries
for Parrotbills on my website (http://worldbirdinfo.net
This is a radically new analysis. Recent molecular evidence from a paper
delivered by Carol K.L.Yeung et al at the 24th IOC plus an unpublished
analysis based on morphology by Craig Robson, indicates that as with the
Laughingthrushes being all dumped into Garrulax, the lumping of almost all
Parrotbills into Paradoxornis was a case of massive overlumping.
Please check it out. Remember that all my decisions are fully explained.
Check the Citations, Notes and Synonyms section.
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