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More new species discovered in Vietnam

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More new species discovered in Vietnam

Vietnam accounts for 87 of the 163 new species of animals and plants discovered in the Greater Mekong region, according to a report released early this week by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Animals to get more space at HCM City zoo

Society

Animals to get more space at HCM City zoo

A plan to redesign the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens by German architect Peter Rasbach has been approved by the zoo management and will next be submitted to the HCM City Department of Urban Planning and Architecture.

New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies

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New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies

A bat with nightmarish fangs (Hypsugo dolichodon), the world's second longest insect (Phryganistria heusii yentuensis) and a colour-changing thorny frog (Graciaxal lumarius) were among the 70 new species found in Vietnam in 2014, according to a report from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).