New Primate From the Congo

It’s not everyday that a new primate species is added to the world’s biodiversity. Thus, the recent news of a new monkey species from the Democratic Republic of Congo in Central Africa was a welcome surprise. This week the journal PLOS-One published a detailed description of Read More...

New Carnivore Discovered in Madagascar Marshes

Members of a research team from the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust recently discovered a new carnivore species (Carnivora, Family Eupleridae) in the marshes surrounding Lac Alaotra in Madagascar. The new species (Salanoia durrelli) is similar to the Read More...

New Primate Species Discovered

First the good news, a new species of primate has been discovered in the Southern Caqueta region of Columbia by researchers from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota (Defler et al., 2010). Now for the bad news, Read More...