Friday, May 29, 2009

we need the real NHM for Malaysia ASAP

Both unique species below are listed as Top 10 new species- 2009. the Phasmid is from Sabah and the snail is from Perak.

pictures from here

Holotype of Malaysian species have been deposited in foreign NHMs since forever. for this case in BNHM (insect) and RMBR (snail). we need to house our own species in our own country.

They said the MNHM is ongoing. read more here

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