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Scientists Discover New Species of Ancient Alligator

A study recently published in Scientific Reports details the discovery of a previously unidentified ancient alligator species found in Thailand, which shares close evolutionary ties with the Chinese alligator (Alligator sinensis).

Australian earless dragon last seen in 1969 rediscovered in secret location

Victorian grassland earless dragon was once common west of Melbourne but numbers declined due to habitat loss and predators such as feral cats

Scientists discover 380 new species in lower Mekong

Shrinking habitats must be protected, the World Wide Fund for Nature urges.