5 new cryptic bat species discovered in Senegal

An international research team led by Daurina Koubinova has discovered five new species of vesper bats during a series of expeditions to Senegal’s Niokolo-Koba National Park. The new species are considered cryptic, because their genetic makeup is different despite physical similarities. The new bats have yet to be named.

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Read more here http://news.mongabay.com/2013/1111-edwards-crytpic-bat-discovery-senegal.html

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