Vertebrate species

27 new species found in Tanzania mountain forests: Study

Twenty-seven new vertebrate species have been found in Tanzania's Eastern Arc Mountain forests, said a new study availed by Xinhua Monday.

Oct 27, 2014, 22:57 PM IST
Wildlife numbers halved over past four decades: WWF

Wildlife numbers halved over past four decades: WWF

Wildlife numbers have plunged by more than half in just 40 years as Earth`s human population has nearly doubled, a survey of over 3,000 vertebrate species revealed on Tuesday.

Sep 30, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

`Lost world` discovered in remote Australia

An expedition to a remote part of northern Australia has uncovered three new vertebrate species isolated for millions of years, with scientists Monday calling the area a "lost world".

Oct 28, 2013, 17:22 PM IST

New `tree of life` created to study fish evolution

Fishes account for over half of vertebrate species but knowledge about relationships among its various types is still unknown.

Apr 20, 2013, 12:47 PM IST

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