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Top 10 New Species - 2011

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 2010 are listed below with links to additional details about each species.


Darwin's Bark Spider

Bioluminescent Mushroom


Monitor Lizard

Pollinating Cricket



Underwater Mushroom

Jumping Cockroach

Pancake Batfish