In pictures: The most amazing creatures discovered last year
May 23, 2012
These are just some of the weird and wonderful creatures discovered last year.
Unknown to science were discovered in remote parts of the world and no records have been glimpsed by humans in the past.
These ten were selected from more than 200 new species nominated by an international committee hoping to draw attention to the plight of wildlife.
The “sneezing” monkey, an exotic creature who hides his head in his lap during rainy days.
The wasp ’Kollasmosoma sentum’ which has no colloquial name so far. It attacksthe ants on the floor.