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Suriname has opened dozens of unknown animals

June 5 2007
06:22

Analyzing the material collected in eastern Suriname, scientists have discovered more than 20 species of animals unknown to science. Discovered a unique frog, fish and insects.

The biggest stir among zoologists caused a frog covered in purple glowing spots. Scientists have also attracted the attention of six previously unknown species of fish, 12 species of dung beetles, as well as the previously described species of ants. Reported by the AP.

The expedition was held in Suriname in 2005, with representatives of American non-governmental organization Conservation International, conducted studies may again go into the eastern part of this country - to continue the search.

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