07 Jan '14, 2pm

Scientists uncover new crocodile in Africa

Scientists uncover new crocodile in Africa

Biggest new animal discoveries of 2013 (photos) (12/23/2013) Thousands of species were scientifically described for the first time in 2013. Many of these were 'cryptic species' that were identified after genetic analysis distinguished them from closely-related species, while others were totally novel. Below are some of the most interesting "new species" discoveries that took place or were formally announced in 2013. Sky islands: exploring East Africa's last frontier (12/04/2013) The montane rainforests of East Africa are little-known to the global public. The Amazon and Congo loom much larger in our minds, while the savannas of East Africa remain the iconic ecosystems for the region. However these ancient, biodiverse forests—sitting on the tops of mountains rising from the African savanna—are home to some remarkable species, many found only in a single forest. A team of in...

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news.mongabay.com 11 Jan '14, 11am

A pair of Kobomani tapirs caught on camera trap. The individual on the left is a female and on the right a male. Females o...