New Papua New Guinea Species

Get Up Close and Personal With These Newly Discovered Species!

In just two months of field study in the isolated mountains of Papua New Guinea, researchers identified around 200 new species! Included in these previously unknown species are a teeny long-nosed frog, a bright green katydid, and new ant species, too. While this tube-nosed fruit bat has been found in other parts of New Guinea, a full name has not been given yet. Any suggestions?

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