19 Aug '12, 1am

New owl species discovered in the Philippines

New owl species discovered in the Philippines

Solomon Islands' export of 'captive-bred' birds deemed to be a farce (08/14/2012) Over 68,000 birds listed on CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) were exported from the Solomon Islands during 2000-2010 according to a recent report by wildlife-monitoring NGO, TRAFFIC. Although the majority of birds were listed as 'captive-bred,' the report raises the question of whether these species were not in fact taken from the wild. Scientists discover beautiful new insect species after stumbling upon photos on Flickr (08/09/2012) Scientists have discovered a previously unknown species of lacewing insect after stumbling upon a series of photos posted on Flickr®, according to a paper published in the journal ZooKeys. Beautiful new bird discovered in Peruvian cloud forest (08/07/2012) Four years ago in a remote cloud forest in Peru's Ce...

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