The birds were discovered in the Indonesian islands Taliabu and Peleng, both of which have suffered rampant forest destruction.
Discoveries of new species is the outcome of perseverance, years of fieldwork & long periods of looking at museum records.
The species is known for its hardy ability to live in environments ranging from high mountains to the deep sea.
The lizard is likely a new species as well and has been named Indrasaurus after Lord Indra.
New species of pit-viper found in Itanagar; discovery gets published in Russian Journal of Herpetology
A research team from Pune-based Indian Institute of Science Education and Research found the snake while conducting biodiversity surveys in Arunachal Pradesh.
Divers accidentally find a new species of Sea Quirt in the Java Trench while diving to set a record.
A skull of a carnivore mammal that roamed the Earth after the dinosaurs has been discovered in a drawer in African museums.
Samples collected from the whales will decide if its different pattern & shape are new to science.
The bats are already fit to be in the list of species under threat of extinction: Researcher.
The study explores deeper zones of the Indian Ocean, which are 'less explored than Mars': Mission Chief.
A species of the glass frog (Hyalinobatrachium dianae) is at risk of extinction.
An Indian-led team of international researchers has discovered a new thumbnail-sized species of a frog near the coastal town of Manipal, Udupi district, in Karnataka.