NEW SPECIES PICTURES: 850 Underground Creatures Found

NEW SPECIES PICTURES: 850 Underground Creatures Found
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Clasping a woodlouse leg, this unnamed species of blind pseudoscorpion was discovered living in the air spaces above groundwater in aquifers.

The 0.1-inch-long (3-millimeter-long) animal is one of many of the scorpion-like arachnids found during a recent scientific survey, which identified just a fifth of the as-yet unknown species believed to exist in Australia's underground, scientists say.
—Photograph courtesy Julianne Waldock and Bill Humphreys, Western Australian Museum
 
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