Order Passeriformes

Family Acrocephalidae

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Previously included in a broad Sylviidae (see page 498); genetic data place this group as a family apart, perhaps closest to Pnoepygidae, with Locustellidae, Donacobiidae and Bernieridae as other near relatives#R#R#R.

Recommended citation

(2017). Reed-warblers (Acrocephalidae). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from http://www.hbw.com/node/1343537 on 23 June 2017).