NEW SPECIES PICTURES: "Fast Talking" Frog, Snubfin Dolphin Found

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In 2005 the Australian snubfin dolphin (pictured) became the first newfound dolphin species in at least 30 years.

The mammal, which was originally confused with the Irrawaddy dolphin species, (see related story) seems to prefer Australia's protected coastal waters, according to the new report Australia's Hidden Treasures, released in September 2009 by WWF-Australia.

"Located across all Australian states, these new finds could represent just a fraction of new species yet to be discovered," WWF's Michael Roache said.

— Photograph courtesy Isabel Beasley, WWF Australia
 
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