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Crabs show rich Palawan biodiversity PDF Print E-mail
Source: Inquirer News Southern Luzon

 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Philippines — Scientists exploring the inland waters of Palawan have discovered four new species of brightly colored river crabs, underscoring the island’s still unexplored biological richness. The scientific breakthrough was announced on March 21 by the Senckenberg Research Institute based in Dresden, Germany, which spearheaded several years of biological surveys in various parts of mainland Palawan under the project Aqua Palawana undertaken primarily by De La Salle University (DLSU) in Manila.  READ MORE ».