Science proves that songbirds originated in Australia

The DNA evidence is overwhelming!

It testifies that songbirds of the northern hemisphere are descendants of birds which lived in Australia 45 million years ago.

And the little Leaden Flycatcher is one of these remarkable species, whose songs delight us!

Head to Jim Butler's December edition of Feather Fascination to learn more.


Male Leaden Flycatcher - ©  Ed Frazer