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Table 4 Avian mtDNA cline widths

From: Genetic and phenotypic characterization of a hybrid zone between polyandrous Northern and Wattled Jacanas in Western Panama

Taxon pair Cline width COI HKY distance Reference
Larus glaucescens & L. occidentalis 1140 0.2% [63]
Icterus galbula & I. bullockii 328 0.1% [47]
Dendroica coronata & D. auduboni 297 0.2% [64]
Passerina amoena & P. cyanea 228 11.0% [12]
Sphyrapicus ruber & S. varius 122 3.3% [65]
Strix o. occidentalis & S. o. caurina 94 0.0% [66]
Oporornis tolmiei & O. philadelphia 88 1.9% [67]
Pheucticus melanocephalus & P. ludovicianus 82 5.1% [68]
Amphispiza belli nevadensis & A. b. canescens 53 n/a [69]
Catharus u. ustulatus & C. u. swainsoni 50 n/a [70]
Dendroica townsendi & D. virens 40 2.0% [71]
Pipilo maculatus & P. ocai 15 3.8% [72]
Manacus candei & M. vitellinus 11 n/a [73]
Jacana spinosa & J. jacana 7 1.4% This study
  1. Estimated mtDNA cline width across avian hybrid zones and average HKY distance between mitochondrial COI sequences. Methodological details can be found in Additional file 2: Methods S1.