Each year the IISE announces a list of the Top 10 New Species for the preceding calendar year. The Top 10 New Species described in 2008, are listed below with links to additional details about each species.
|A Palm that Flowers Itself to Death|
|A Mere Thread of a Snake|
|Welsh Rare Bit
|A Snail that's Whorls Apart|
|Finding Nemo's True Blue Cousin|
|No Jump in this Bean|
|Spray-on New Species|