There are more mammal species than we thought.

A recent study published in the Journal of Mammalogy, at Oxford University Press, highlights that over 1000 new species of mammals have been described globally during the last dozen years, a finding that contradicts the notion that our mammalian relatives are well known. This rate of species discovery parallels that seen in global amphibians, and is driven by advances in DNA analysis methods and field exploration.

https://m.phys.org/news/2018-02-mammal-species-thought.html

Posted by biohexx1 biohexx1, February 06, 2018 12:40

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