New Species Alerts!

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#1

I’m starting a thread of new species descriptions and discoveries. Here’s a fun one to start things off:

“The team which discovered the mollusc has named it Gastrocopta sharae, after Shar, the goddess of darkness, caverns and secrets in Dungeons & Dragons.” :sunglasses:

Cheers, Deniz


#2

And another recent discovery:

https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/

Cheers, Deniz


#3

:open_mouth:

Cheers, Deniz


#4

Harryplax severus :zap:

Cheers, Deniz