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Remarkable New Beetle Specimens From Brazil
2014-01-24 14:17:18

A visit to the Natural History Museum, London, yielded an unexpected surprise for Dr. Joseph Parker, a UK biologist based in New York at Columbia University and the American Museum of Natural History.

Discovery Of Four New Species Of Water-gliding Rove Beetles In Ningxia, China
2013-02-26 10:20:42

Four new species from the Steninae subfamily of the large family of rove beetles (Staphylinidae) have been discovered in the Ningxia Autonomous Region, China, as part of an exploration of the insect fauna of the Liupan Shan Natural Reserve, where a large number of specimens has been collected.

Insects Top Latest Inventory Of Newly Discovered Species
2012-01-19 04:44:57

More than half of the 19,232 species newly known to science in 2009, the most recent calendar year of compilation, were insects – 9,738 or 50.6 percent – according to the 2011 State of Observed Species (SOS) report released Jan. 18.


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