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HBW Alive – No. 11, May 2015


From the May 2015 newsletter of the Handbook of Birds of the World . . . Species Plates The Species Plates form one of HBW Alive’s most powerful tools, allowing you to explore the colour plates of all the bird … Continue reading

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New species of Sengi (Elephant Shrew) from Namibia


Focusing on Wildlife is reporting today on the naming of a new species of sengi from Namibia: the Etendeka Round-eared Sengi.  It’s an unlikely-looking creature in a group of unlikely-looking creatures.  For this and other great stories and photos, check … Continue reading

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Three new bird species for Colombia


The most bird-rich country in the world has just added three new species to its roster, bringing the total to an astounding 1903!  Read all about it at Fundacion ProAves.

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