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Hunch-bat, Zorro snake among 367 new species in the Greater Mekong area

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, June 6, 2014 5:42 EDT
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Hunch-bat, Zorro snake among new Mekong species (via AFP)

From a hunch-backed bat to a giant flying squirrel, scientists have identified 367 new species in the Greater Mekong area since 2012, according to a new WWF report. But due to unsustainable development and rapacious demand for wildlife meat and luxury…



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