The director and co-founder of the Global Conservation Institute, spent ten years studying the saki monkey family. This monkeys, like all South American primates, suffer from the effects of region-wide habitat disturbances.
Film follows researchers as they aim is to find new species and underline the biological significance of the region.
The animal, fifth species known of freshwater dolphins around the world, could be threatened.
A new bi-colored beetle was discovered in the lowland rainforest of French Guiana.
The species, which is a master of camouflage, was named Rhinella yunga because the ecoregion called Yungas, in which inhabits.
The new mammal, hidden from science but known to local indigenous tribes, is actually one of the biggest animals on the continent, although it’s still the smallest living tapir.
Number of species discovered by scientists between 2010 and 2013 comprising 258 plants, 84 fishes, 58 amphibians, 22 reptiles, 18 birds and a mammal.
Four years of scientific expeditions have found previously unknown animals and plants in world’s largest tropical rainforest
A new species of caecilian – a worm-like amphibian – has been discovered in the rainforests of French Guiana.