NAU cave ecologist on the importance of caves in discussions on conservation.
China and Southeast Asia have some of the richest cave faunas in the world, yet they are largely unexplored.
A biologist from Flagstaff recently discovered eight new invertebrate species while investigating tropical caves in southeastern China near the Vietnam border.
Investigadores están actualizando el inventario de insectos de la isla, un trabajo que no se realizaba desde los 70.
A few species, many newly discovered, cling to life in caves on the tiny island even as extinction looms.