Red Sanders falls back into IUCN endangered category

by on January 10, 2022 0

Red Sanders has fallen back into the “endangered” category of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List. The species, Pterocarpus santalinus, is a tree species endemic to India, with a restricted geographical area in the Eastern Ghats. The species is endemic to a distinct stretch of forests in Andhra Pradesh....

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researchers discover new species of wasp-like flower flies | News Thiruvananthapuram

by on January 4, 2022 0

Thiruvananthapuram: A three-member team of Indian and German researchers, including an urban researcher, collaborated to discover two new species of very rare wasps like the flower flies of northeast India and the Western Ghats. The newly described species’ Monoceromyia flavoscutata ‘and’ M. nigra ‘belongs to the Syrphidae family. The results were published in the...

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Increased populations of Missouri fur-bearing species; Possible extension of hunting season Ozark Radio News

by on December 30, 2021 0

Due to the long-term increases in the populations of certain species of furbearing animals and the decrease in global demand and trade for fur products, authorities in our state of Missouri are considering the possibility of extending the hunting and trapping dates for certain species. The extension would apply to eight different species: bobcats,...

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