New Species News

100 species discovered in Hawaii

100 species discovered in Hawaii 100 species discovered in Hawaii mongabay.com October 30, 2006 A three-week scientific expedition to America's newest marine park, the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Marine National Monument,…

New bird species discovered in Colombia

New bird species discovered in Colombia New bird species discovered in Colombia mongabay.com October 5, 2006 A bird species new to science has been discovered on a remote mountain range…

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar 3 new lemurs named in Madagascar Conservation International June 21, 2006 To recognize an internationally renowned primatologist and champion of Madagascar's unique biodiversity, scientists…

Picture of the world’s smallest fish

Picture of the world's smallest fish Picture of the world's smallest fish Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com January 26, 2006 Paedocypris progenetica, the world's smallest fish on record, is a member…

Mysterious carnivore found in Borneo rain forest

Mysterious carnivore found in Borneo rain forest Frontal view of the mysterious animal (top). Back view of the same creature (bottom). © Stephan Wulffraat / WWF Mysterious carnivore found in…

Vampire Fish discovered in the Amazon

Vampire Fish discovered in the Amazon Vampire Fish discovered in the Amazon Tina Butler, mongabay.com May 19, 2005 A new species, dubbed the 'vampire fish,' was recently discovered in the…
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