The colourful plumages and complex songs of birds are sexual ornaments that evolve through mate choice.

Using avian examples from every continent, the lecture will explore how birds have evolved to be beautiful because they are beautiful to themselves.

We will explore origin and diversification of the myriad of beautiful birds in the world.

Followed by the opportunity to purchase and have signed Richard’s  publications.

Date(s) - 18/08/2017
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Authors Forum