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Discovery of two new species of “pseudo-horses” that lived 37,000 years ago
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Discovery of two new species of “pseudo-horses” that lived 37,000 years ago

Today, the Perissodactyls include only three families and 18 species: eight species of equines, five of tapiridae and five of…
An AI to classify insect species before their extinction
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An AI to classify insect species before their extinction

Insect populations are in decline around the world. As time seems to be running out, German researchers have developed an…
Colombia is home to largest number of butterfly species in the world, study finds
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Colombia is home to largest number of butterfly species in the world, study finds

Colombia is home to around 20% of the world’s butterfly species, the highest number in the world, according to a…
Amber reveals new lizard species dating back 99 million years
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Amber reveals new lizard species dating back 99 million years

In March 2020, scientists and we announced the discovery of one of the smallest fossil birds never discovered, the size…
The giant tortoise discovered in the Galapagos belongs to a species declared extinct
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The giant tortoise discovered in the Galapagos belongs to a species declared extinct

Ecuador confirmed Tuesday, after DNA analyzes, that the giant tortoise discovered in 2019 in the Galapagos archipelago does indeed belong…
A new species of mosasaur discovered in Morocco
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A new species of mosasaur discovered in Morocco

On Earth ruled the dinosaurs and in the seas, mosasaurs ruled. These iconic Cretaceous marine reptiles could reach 15 meters…
Discover one of the largest species of saber-toothed cats in history
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Discover one of the largest species of saber-toothed cats in history

While some of today’s felines are formidable hunters, they could pale in comparison to the giant cats of the Miocene.…
New species of giant saber-toothed feline identified
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New species of giant saber-toothed feline identified

Far from our domestic cats, more than 5 million years ago, a feline that could weigh up to 400 kilos…
Researchers describe new species of cephalopod without dissecting it
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Researchers describe new species of cephalopod without dissecting it

Researchers at the University of Bonn in Germany have described a new species of cephalopod without dissecting the organism. For…
Peru: a new species of frog discovered in the Amazon rainforest
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Peru: a new species of frog discovered in the Amazon rainforest

A new species of marsupial frog, whose eggs develop in a pouch on its back, has been discovered in a…
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