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Two newly described Amazon fish species are on the brink of extinction

Publicado em 16 maio 2022
When Murilo Pastana at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC set out with a group of colleagues to search for fish in less explored regions of the Amazon river basin, he didn’t know what they would find. A few days into their 2015 expedition, Pastana pulled a net from the water and was surprised to see small, vibrant orange fish in the plastic netting. The combination of long, reddish fins and a dark spot in front of the tail of the fish were unlike anything [...]