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List of Top 10 New Species announced

May 24, 2008
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Each year the IISE announces a list of the Top 10 New Species for the preceding calendar year. The Top 10 new species described in 2007, announced on May 23, 2008, are listed below with links to additional details about each species.

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Ornate Sleeper Ray

Number 1 – A Sleeper Ray with a Name that Sucks

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Duck-billed Dinosaur

Number 2 – 75-Million Year Old Giant Duck-billed Dinosaur

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Shocking Pink Millipede

Number 3 – Shocking Pink Millipede

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Rare Frog Off the Shelf

Number 4 – Rare Frog Off the Shelf

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One of Most Venomous Snakes in World

Number 5 – One of the Most Venomous Snakes in the World

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Fruit Bat Crosses the Line

Number 6 – Fruit Bat Crosses the Line

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Mushroom in Scientists’ Own Backyard

Number 7 –New Fun Guy on Campus?

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Jellyfish Named After Its Victim

Number 8 – Jellyfish Named After Its Victim

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Rhinoceros beetle

Number 9 – Life Imitates Art: “Dim” Rhinoceros beetle

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Michelin Man Plant

Number 10 – Michelin Man™ Plant

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