Six New Species Found in Africa!

By Charles Q. Choi,
Special to LiveScience
posted: 07 August 2007
03:32 pm ET

In a once-lost forest in Africa, six animal species new to science have been discovered, members of a two-month expedition now reveal, including a bat, a rodent, two shrews and two frogs.newbat.jpg

“If we can find six new species in such a short period, it makes you wonder what else is out there,” said Wildlife Conservation Society researcher Andrew Plumptre.

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3 Responses to Six New Species Found in Africa!

  1. This says:

    Have you been blogging long?
    … is a great blog, you have a great writing style too. Found this post last Sunday and i’ve been reading your blog since. I’ve subscribed to your RSS…

    • zaxy says:

      thank you! i’m glad to hear it! 🙂

    • zaxy says:

      thank you! to be fair, however, i’ll point out that most of what i put up is actually excerpts from articles written by pros. 🙂 –i’m very careful to not take credit for other people’s work– i always credit the source!

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