Science Advances

Supplementary Materials

This PDF file includes:

  • Text
  • Fig. S1. Probability density distributions for the age of the most recent common ancestor (crown age) of 24 avian clades in the RAG data set inferred from the distribution of fossil occurrences.
  • Fig. S2. Biogeographic ancestral area reconstruction using Fitch parsimony optimization.
  • Fig. S3. Alternative biogeographic ancestral area reconstructions.
  • Fig. S4. Diversification through time of modern birds and Earth history events.
  • Fig. S5. Effect of the tree prior on Bayesian divergence time estimation.
  • Table S1. Probability distributions of clade age from fossil occurrences, used as calibration priors in Bayesian divergence time analysis in BEAST 2.
  • Table S2. Reconstructions of the taxonomic composition of Late Cretaceous–Cenozoic global avifaunas.
  • Table S3. Environmental birth-death models of the associations between diversification rates and global temperature in modern birds.
  • Table S4. Birth-death shift models representing associations between Earth history events and diversification rates in modern birds.
  • References (126–186)

Download PDF

Other Supplementary Material for this manuscript includes the following:

  • Data set 1 (Microsoft Excel format). Fossils used for calibration.
  • Data set 2 (Microsoft Excel format). Biogeographic and richness information.

Files in this Data Supplement: