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Flying Squirrel, Rainbow Lizard Among 367 New Species Found in Mekong
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, discovery, new species, 367, 2012-2013 )

Giana
- 104 days ago - news.discovery.com
The Greater Mekong region of Southeast Asia, through which the Mekong River flows, has yielded an extraordinary 367 new species in 2012 and 2013 alone, according to a new report published by World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
Ice Anemones to Dragon Trees: Top Species of Year Named
Animals  (tags: wildlife, new species, named, interesting, goodnews )

Giana
- 115 days ago - news.discovery.com
The top 10 new species for 2014 has just been named by an international committee of taxonomists and other experts.
Several Amazonian Tree Frog Species Discovered, Where Only Two Existed Before
Animals  (tags: animals, good news, new species, new species of animals and plants )

Cal
- 183 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Of the eleven potentially new species they think exist today, the authors are certain that at least four are completely new to science,
Newly Found Owl Sings One Note
Animals  (tags: owl, new species, protection, wildlife )

Giana
- 578 days ago - news.discovery.com
A newly discovered owl species lives on just one Indonesian island and whistles a one-note "song" that rhymes with the name of its island.
Photos: The Top New Species Discoveries in 2012
Animals  (tags: new species, photos, interesting, wildlife, scientists, genetic analysis )

Tamara
- 591 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Thousands of species were described for the first time by scientists in 2012. Some of these were 'cryptic species' that were identified after genetic analysis distinguished them from closely related species,
New Species of Monkey Discovered in Africa
Animals  (tags: new species, monkey, africa, conservation, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, GoodNews )

Kelly
- 732 days ago - animalconnectionac.wordpress.com
Researchers have identified a new species of African monkey, locally known as the lesula. THIS IS WHAT THEY LOOK LIKE
Psychedelic Gecko One of 200 New Species Discovered in South East Asia
Animals  (tags: new species, amphibians, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, endangered, GoodNews, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Lindsey
- 1009 days ago - photoblog.msnbc.msn.com
A psychedelic gecko recently discovered in Hon Khoai island, Ca Mau province, in southern Vietnam. Check out the other frogs and the wolf snake.
Expedition to Unexplored Areas of Amazon Uncovers New Species
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, new species, discovery, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1120 days ago - wwf.panda.org
The discovery of a new primate species and suspected new fish and plant species and the presence of other animals in endangered categories highlight an urgent need for management plans for some of the last unexplored areas in the Amazon
Over 1000 New Species Found in New Guinea
Animals  (tags: New Species, New Guinea, animals )

Anna
- 1178 days ago - news.discovery.com
A fanged frog, a bright yellow snail and a blue lizard are among more than 1,060 new species recently found on the Melanesian island of New Guinea, environment group World Wildlife Fund said.Among the new species discovered from 1998 to 2008 were 218 ....
Seven New Species Found in Philippines
Animals  (tags: New Species, animals, Philippines )

Anna
- 1184 days ago - news.discovery.com
Seven new species of mammals have just been discovered at Luzon Island in the Philippines, according to a Field Museum press release.The discoveries increase the number of native mammals known from that island from 42 to 49, an increase of 17 percent.
From 1999 to 2010, 615 New Species Were Discovered in Madagascar:
Animals  (tags: Madagscar, new species )

Nancy
- 1189 days ago - worldwildlife.org
Split from the African continent over 160 million years ago, Madagascar developed its own distinct ecosystems and extraordinary wildlife. Most of its reptiles, plants and land mammals exist naturally nowhere else on Earth. From 1999 to 2010, 615 new spec
New Dino May Be World's Smallest
Animals  (tags: New species, Animals, world )

Anna
- 1194 days ago - news.discovery.com
A new species of carnivorous non-avian dinosaur, described in the latest issue of Cretaceous Research, could be the world's smallest known dinosaur.
Creature Characters Star in New Book
Animals  (tags: Creature, new species, star, new book )

Nancy
- 1251 days ago - edition.cnn.com
Over the past 20 years, Conservation International's (CI) Rapid Assessment Program (RAP) has discovered all manner of new species in some of the world's most remote regions in an effort to promote and protect biodiversity.
Image: New Bird Discovered in Madagascar
Animals  (tags: animals, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, new species, birdsd, wildlife, protection, wildanimals )

Cal
- 1301 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In 2009 US and Malaygasy scientists conducted a survey in Madagascar's dry Beanka Forest. They discovered several new species, of which the new rail is the first to be described.
New Species of Seahorse Found... After Sitting in a Museum for More Than a Decade
Animals  (tags: New species, seahorse, museum, animals )

Anna
- 1307 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A new species of seahorse has been discovered - more than ten years after the tiny specimen was put on display in a museum.The creature was caught in 1995 in waters off south-western Australia and taken to a local museum.But it went unnoticed until 2006
 

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