Vietnamese expert discovered a new species of tiny frog

During a research collaboration between Vu Quang National Park, Vietnam National Museum of Nature and experts from Russia, Germany and China, the team discovered and announced a new frog species. The new species of frog discovered in Vu Quang National Park (Vu Quang district, Ha Tinh province) is named Vietnamophryne vuquangensis “Vu Quang Dwarf Amphibian”. […]

Indonesia vulnerable to biopiracy: Siregar

Indonesia is among the countries most vulnerable to biopiracy on account of its rich biodiversity, Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Mahendra Siregar has said. Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Mahendra Siregar speaks during an online discussion on genetic resources protection, held in Jakarta “As one of the 10 biodiversity-rich countries, Indonesia is vulnerable to biopiracy, wherein our […]