An undescribed species shows itself to humans

Uzungwa Scarp Nature Reserve, Tanzania


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Biological exploration is still, in its rightful own right, a frontier. There are places, such as the mountain forests of Tanzania, where finding species new to science is still a frequent surprise. This is the first image of a species discovered in 2017 and still without a name.

By Michele Menegon

Michele Menegon is a photographer, conservationist and, for most of his life, an explorer of mountain forests and their mysterious inhabitants. He has published over a hundred scientific papers, discovered and described dozens of species new to science and published his photographs in books, magazines and solo photo exhibitions.

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