OK, catching up a bit on a major backlog of new species news:
New species of tiger stingray from the Amazon
YOU can name a new species of deep-sea worm
An international team searches for new species on the
Great Barrier Reef
Colorado high school students on a rainforest project in Costa Rica discovered a new salamander.
Brand new amphibian
A created new species? Scientists have bred a hybrid lizard that apparently breeds true to type - and without males.
Creating a species
From 3,000 meters up in the Andes, one of the world's tiniest frogs.
Update on one of the strangest recent wildlife stories. A turtle fro ma shallow lake in Hanoi, big as a coffee table, may be a new species even though it was once identified as a known type.
A decade of exploration in the tiny nation of Singapore has netted 500 - yes, 500 - new animals and plants. Diversity in Singapore
Remember: discoveries never stop coming. Ecologically speaking, it's a bigger planet than we think.