Himalayan wolves have been distinct from other wolves for at least 800,000 years.
The midpoint of the first decade of the 21st Century marked a calm time for a few events in cryptozoology.
From the work of Bill Munns, to Exists, to Sas-What, to the discovery of Indonesian coelacanth #7 and the olinguito, 2014 was a year of cryptozoology wonders.
These turtles do not move from river to river; they’re isolated and have been for millions of years, through many glacial ages.
This is the first new tapir discovered since 1865 and the largest terrestrial mammal discovered since the saola in 1992!
The two populations of tigrina previously thought to be one species do not, in fact, interbreed and thus are distinct.
One brightly-colored snake species was named Chironius challenger after Arthur C. Doyle’s fictional character Professor George Edward Challenger in the novel, The Lost World.
It was found in the cloud forests of Ecuador
No DNA confirmation has occurred yet from the sound recordings.