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Tiny Fossil Leads To Discovery Of Ancient Shark Species That Lived In T-Rex’s World
#tiny #fossil #discovery #ancient #shark #species #trex #world

 
- #Flounders in the #Gulf of #Finland: #Decline #caused by the near #disappearance of one #species


Over the past 40 years, there has been a dramatic decline in fishery landings of an iconic Baltic Sea fish: the flounder. In the 1980s, the landings of the flounder fishery in the Gulf of Finland dropped by 90 per cent, a trend that was later confirmed by fishery-independent surveys.
https://phys.org/news/2019-01-flounders-gulf-finland-decline-species.html

 
#species #extinction #extinctSpecies2018
In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019

 
Mum’s a Neanderthal, Dad’s a Denisovan: First discovery of an ancient-human hybrid
Genetic analysis uncovers a direct descendant of two different groups of early humans.
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06004-0
Мама неандерталка, папа денисовец: первое открытие древне-человеческого гибрида
Генетический анализ раскрывает прямого
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- #Scientists #discover #spider #species that #feeds its young #milk
Obrazek/zdjęcie
Spider milk containing four times the protein of cow’s milk is secreted by mothers, scientists in China find
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/nov/29/scientists-discover-spider-species-that-feeds-its-young-milk

 

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After facing near extinction, mountain gorilla population grows


#mountain gorilla, #species extinction #species recovery
New findings a 'beacon of hope,' though only 1,000 left in the wild
https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/mountain-gorilla-1.4904680?cmp=news-digests-canada-and-world-evening