Wild Neighbors: Beetles, Mites, and Other New Faces of 2009

By Joe Eaton
Wednesday December 30, 2009 - 09:39:00 AM

I got an interesting press release from the California Academy of Sciences last week. The gist of it was that the Academy's scientists had described 94 new species during 2009. Although most were from exotic places like Yunnan or Burma, there were a few locals in the mix. -more-