Euphaea thosegharensis and Euphaea pseudodispar discovered in Western Ghats

Context Recently, researchers have discovered two damselfly species from Satara district in Maharashtra, which forms part of northern Western Ghats. The new endemic damsels, Euphaea thosegharensis and Euphaea pseudodispar, belonging to the genus Euphaea.…

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Bryocrumia malabarica discovered in the Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary

Context A new species of moss of the genus Bryocrumia i.e. Bryocrumia malabarica has been named after the Malabar region of Kerala from where it was spotted. Bryocrumia malabarica Bryocrumia…

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White-toothed shrew discovered in Andamans’ Narcondam Island

Context Scientists from the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) have discovered a new species of insectivorous mammal, a white-toothed shrew, from Narcondam Island of the Andaman and Nicobar group of islands. With…

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