New discovery of female song in temperate songbird

Dustin Reichard and colleagues show that some female Dark-eyed Juncos sing when riled up about female intruders! Popular coverage by New Scientist here: https://www.newscientist.com/article/2151727-female-birds-that-used-to-be-silent-are-now-singing-like-males/ Go...

Female song fitness cost & benefits eBook

The Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution special topic “Fitness Costs and Benefits of Female Song” eBook is now available!   Visit: https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/3139/fitness-costs-and-benefits-of-female-song to...

Editorial: Fitness Costs and Benefits of Female Song

In this editorial article, Michelle Hall and Naomi Langmore synthesize the contributions to the Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution research topic on female bird song! http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fevo.2017.00048/full...

Birding Magazine article on female song

See the April 2017 issue of Birding Magazine for Lauryn Benedict and Karan Odom’s article on “Listening to Nature’s Divas – Research reveals that female songbirds commonly sing. Find out how you can help make their voices heard.” Track contributions: Recent...