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Varad B Giri, senior scientist at the Bombay Natural History Society has been honoured with a new species of gecko, named after him, which he discovered last year from the Western Ghats in Maharashtra.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 20:05
A giant flying squirrel, a skydiving gecko and an eyeless cave-dwelling spider are among the 367 new species that have been discovered in the Greater Mekong region in the past two years, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) said Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 16:43
Scientists have selected the top 10 new species from approximately 18,000 new species named during the previous year.
Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 19:52
A new species has been added to the global list of invertebrates after an unexpected discovery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 21:42
In an exciting find, scientists have discovered as many as 14 new species of dancing frogs from the forests of Western Ghats in southern India.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 16:30
US biologists have described a stunning new orchid species from a mountainous area in central Panama.
Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 12:35
Thirteen new species of dragonfly have been identified in Goa, taking the total number of species to 87 in the state.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 14:28
Lurking in the darkness of caves in Southeast China, scientists have discovered five new species of armoured spiders.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 18:30
Scientists have discovered four new species of legless lizards living in unlikely habitats in California.
Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 18:21
Scientists have discovered a tiny new species of aquatic beetle in a bustling university campus here in the Philippine capital.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 13:24
Japanese scientists have discovered a new species of the bizarrely shaped spoon worm, which is pinkish-yellow in colour with a body length of 10 cm.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 12:05
Scientists have discovered 133 new species of fauna in India and amoung the most significant is a bird - yet to be named - found in the Great Nicobar Island.
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