wildlife discovery

Grey langur
A new study has found that langur monkeys can be taught to light matches.
Fish-scale geckos lose not just their scales but also the skin underneath
A newly discovered Madagascan lizard uses a strange tactic to escape predators. 
A recently discovered coral reef system off the Brazilian coast has been photographed. 
Foraging mongoose
Researchers have discovered that mongooses could have a reduced response to warning signals due to cars. 
A spiky yellow woodlouse underneath UV light
The spiky yellow woodlouse fluoresces under UV light.
Reconstruction of fossil otter in its paleohabitat.
Researchers have found a complete fossilised skull of an otter thought to have lived around 6.24 million years ago.  
Bearded capuchin
Capuchins' use of tools to open cashew nuts may have crossed over to human behaviour.
Amphibious mudskippers are able to walk on land using their pectoral fins
Study suggests adapting to life on land wasn't the biggest challenge facing fish coming ashore millions of years ago. 
Rothschild's giraffes
Gene analysis suggests that there are four highly distinct giraffe species.  
Bearded dragon
Researchers have discovered that gender is a complicated issue for bearded dragons, with males becoming females at warmer temperatures during the incubation period. 
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