: Purring monkey and vegetarian piranha among 400 new Amazon species

Purring monkey and vegetarian piranha among 400 new Amazon species

Thu October 24th, 2013

Four years of scientific expeditions have found previously unknown animals and plants in world’s largest tropical rainforest A 'purring' Caqueta titi monkey (Callicebus caquetensis)

The thumbnail-sized 'thimble frog' (Allobates amissibilis)

Amazon species: The strictly herbivorous 'vegetarian piranha' (Tometes camunani)

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