22 Aug '12, 4pm

Bizarre new rodent discovered in Indonesia has only 2 teeth

Bizarre new rodent discovered in Indonesia has only 2 teeth

New mammal discovered in Indonesia (07/24/2012) Researchers have discovered a new species of rodent in Indonesia's Mekongga Mountains, reports the Jakarta Post. The new rodent, Christine's Margareta rat (Margaretamys christinae), is only the fourth in the genus Margaretamy, all of which are found on the island of Sulawesi. Saving Indonesia's monkey with a heart-shaped bottom (06/05/2012) North Sulawesi is one of the world's most beautiful places. Verdant forests and stunning coral reefs, combined with high levels of species endemism, make it a top biodiversity hotspot. But pressure on the region's natural resources is mounting. Mining projects, conversion of forests for plantations, overfishing, and the expansion of a commercial bushmeat trade is endangering some of Sulawesi's most charismatic animals, including the distinctive Sulawesi crested black macaque. Found only in...

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New species of rat which lives off earthworms, and doesn't chew or gnaw, discovered in Indonesia

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Finally Getting My Teeth Fixed (#travel)

Finally Getting My Teeth Fixed (#travel)

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2NE1 Announces Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore as Future Stops of ‘New Evolution’ World Tour

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straitstimes.com 29 Aug '12, 10am

HANOI (AFP) - A new species of fish with a penis on its head has been identified in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, researche...

New owl species discovered in the Philippines

New owl species discovered in the Philippines

news.mongabay.com 19 Aug '12, 1am

Solomon Islands' export of 'captive-bred' birds deemed to be a farce (08/14/2012) Over 68,000 birds listed on CITES (Conve...

New bird discovered in Colombia, imperiled by hydroelectric project

New bird discovered in Colombia, imperiled by h...

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