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  • 2017-05-08
    Vladimir Lukhtanov, entomologist and evolutionary biologist at the Zoological Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia, made a startling discovery: what people had thought was a population of a common species, turned out to be a whole new organism ...
  • 2017-05-03
    IUCN has recently updated the Red List of Bangladesh by assessing 1619 species from seven animal groups. This article for the first time records the Red List Index (RLI) for each of these groups and creates a baseline to measure species ...
  • 2017-04-27
    GBIF is inviting nominations for the 2017 Young Researchers Awards, with the focus on publication of datasets that give rich information on species observed or collected in particular sampling events. The GBIF Young Researchers Awards is ...
  • 2017-04-26
    The King’s College of London on behalf of the PLuS Alliance is hosting the workshop Global Red Listing of Ecosystems on April 24th – 26th, 2017. The initiative stems from the International Union for Conservation of Nature, sponsored by the PLuS Alliance organization. “Our purpose is to develop a globally ...
  • 2017-04-24
    A set of curious researchers, state-of-the-art visual technology and a bit of good luck helped find a new fish whose tooth collection could put a shark to shame. Scientists at the University of Washington, Texas A&M University and the Western Australian Museum have discovered and named a new genus and species ...

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