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Newly Discovered Species Of Crustaceans

Illustration of female and male Liropus minusculus. (Credit: SINC)

In recent journeys to Madagascar, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, the Philippines, and French Polynesia, scientists from the Centre for Advanced Studies of Blanes and the University of Barcelona have discovered not only five new crustaceous species, but also the existence of a new genus in the family. These species can be found in the Indian and Pacific Oceans but not in ... Read More »