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Isler, Morton L., Bravo, Gustavo A. and Brumfield, Robb T. 2014. Inundicola Bravo, Isler, and Brumfield 2013 is a junior synonym of Akletos Dunajewski 1948 (Aves: Passeriformes: Thamnophilidae). Zootaxa, 3779(3): 399-400. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3779.3.10

Isler, Morton L., Bravo, Gustavo A. and Brumfield, Robb T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of Myrmeciza (Aves: Passeriformes: Thamnophilidae) into 12 genera based on phylogenetic, morphological, behavioral, and ecological data. Zootaxa, 3717(4) doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3717.4.3

Isler, Morton L., Cuervo, Andrés M., Bravo, Gustavo A. and Brumfield, Robb T. 2012. An Integrative Approach to Species-Level Systematics Reveals the Depth of Diversification in an Andean Thamnophilid, the Long-Tailed Antbird. The Condor, 114(3): 571-583. doi:10.1525/cond.2012.120012

Isler, Morton L. and Whitney, Bret M. 2011. Species Limits in Antbirds (Thamnophilidae): The Scale-Backed Antbird (Willisornis poecilinotus) Complex. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 123(1): 1-14. doi:10.1676/10-082.1

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R. and Whitney, B. M. 2008. Species limits in Antbirds (Aves : Passeriformes : Thamnophilidae): an evaluation of Plumbeous Antvireo (Dysithamnus plumbeus) based on vocalizations. Zootaxa, 1726: 60-68.

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R., Whitney, Bret M. and Zimmer, Kevin J. 2007. Species limits in the "Schistocichla" complex of Percnostola antbirds (Passeriformes : Thamnophilidae). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, 119(1): 53-70. doi:10.1676/05-121.1

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R. and Whitney, Bret M. 2007. Species limits in antbirds (Thamnophilidae): The Warbling Antbird (Hypocnemis cantator) complex. The Auk, 124(1): 11-28. doi:10.1642/0004-8038(2007)124[11:SLIATT]2.0.CO

Isler, Morton L., Lacerda, Daniela Rodrigues, Isler, Phyllis R., Hackett, Shannon J., Rosenberg, Kenneth V. and Brumfield, Robb T. 2006. Epinecrophylla, a new genus of antwrens (Aves : Passeriformes : Thamnophilidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 119(4): 522-527.

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R. and Brumfield, Robb T. 2005. Clinal Variation in Vocalizations of an Antbird (Thamnophilidae) and Implications for Defining Species Limits. The Auk, 122(2): 433-444.

Braun, Michael J., Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R., Bates, J. and Robbins, M. B. 2005. Avian speciation in the Pantepui: The case of the Roraiman Antbird (Percnostola[Schistocichla] "leucostigma" saturata. The Condor, 107(2): 327-341.

Isler, Morton L. and Isler, Phyllis R. 2003. Species Limits in the Pygmy Antwren (Myrmotherula brachyura) Complex (Aves: Passiformes: Thamnophilidae): 1. The Taxonomic Status of Myrmotherula brachyura ignota. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 116(1): 23-28.

Isler, Morton L., Alonso, J. A., Isler, Phyllis R., Valqui, T., Begazo, A. and Whitney, B. M. 2002. Rediscovery of a cryptic species and description of a new subspecies in the Myrmeciza hemimelaena complex (Thamnophilidae) of the neotropics. The Auk, 119(2): 362-378.

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R., Whitney, B. M. and Walker, B. 2001. Species limits in antbirds: The Thamnophilus punctatus complex continued. The Condor, 103(2): 278-286.

Isler, Morton L., Alonso, Jose Alvarez, Isler, Phyllis R. and Whitney, Bret M. 2001. A New Species of Percnostola Antbird (Passeriformes: Thamnophilidae) from Amazonian Peru, and an Analysis of Species Limits within Percnostola rufifrons. Wilson Bulletin, 113(2): 164-176.

Krabbe, N., Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R., Whitney, B. M., Alvarez, J. and Greenfield, P. J. 1999. A new species in the Myrmotherula haematonota superspecies (Aves; Thamnophilidae) from the western Amazonian lowlands of Ecuador and Peru. Wilson Bulletin, 111(2): 157

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R. and Whitney, B. M. 1999. Species limits in antbirds (Passeriformes : Thamnophilidae): The Myrmotherula surinamensis complex. The Auk, 116(1): 83-96.

Isler, Morton L., Isler, Phyllis R. and Whitney, B. M. 1998. Use of vocalizations to establish species limits in antbirds (Passeriformes : Thamnophilidae). The Auk, 115(3): 577-590.

Isler, Morton L. and Rodner, C. 1998. In memoriam: Betsy Trent Thomas, 1923-1998. The Auk, 115(4): 1052

Zimmer, K. J., Parker, Theodore A., III, Isler, Morton L. and Isler, P. R. 1997. Survey of a Southern Amazonian Avifauna: The Alta Floresta Region, Mato Grosso, Brazil. Ornithological Monographs, 48: 887-918.

Isler, Morton L., Isler, P. R. and Whitney, B. M. 1997. Biogeography and Systematics of the Thamnophilus punctatus (Thamnophilidae) Complex. Ornithological Monographs, 48: 355-381.

Isler, Morton L. 1997. A Sector-based Ornithological Geographic Information System for the Neotropics. Ornithological Monographs, 48: 345-354.

Whitney, B. M., Pacheco, J. F., Isler, P. R. and Isler, Morton L. 1995. Hylopezus nattereri (Pinto, 1937) is a Valid Species (Passeriformes: Formicariidae). Ararajuba, 3: 37-42.

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