Related Links

Biodiversity

2010 International Year of Biodiversity
http://www.cbd.int/2010/welcome/

AMNH Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
http://cbc.amnh.org/

AMNH Hall of Biodiversity: Spectrum of Life
http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/hall_tour/spectrum/flash/

Centipede

AMNH Center for Biodiversity and Conservation: Metropolitan Biodiversity Program
http://cbc.amnh.org/center/programs/metro.html

Time: City Centipede—An Urban Legend with Real Legs
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1002980,00.html

Leech

AMNH: Mark Siddall/The Leech Lab
http://research.amnh.org/~siddall/

AMNH: The New T. Rex: A Leech With An Affinity For Noses
http://www.amnh.org/science/papers/phillips_siddall_2010.php

PLoS ONE: Tyrannobdella rex N. Gen. N. Sp. and the Evolutionary Origins of Mucosal Leech Infestations
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0010057

New York Times: His Subject—Highly Evolved and Exquisitely Thirsty
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/07/science/07leec.html

Spider

AMNH: Norman I. Platnick, Peter J. Solomon Family Curator of Invertebrate Zoology
http://www.amnh.org/science/divisions/invertzoo/bio.php?scientist=platnick

Frogs

AMNH Science Bulletins: New Frog Species Hiding in Plain Sight (April 30, 2007)
http://sciencebulletins.amnh.org/?sid=b.s.new_frogs.20070430

AMNH Novitates: Cryptic Species of a Cascade Frog from Southeast Asia : Taxonomic Revisions and Descriptions of Six New Species
http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/2846

Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society: A New Species Of Cascade Frog (Amphibia: Ranidae) from Thailand, with New Data on Rana banaorum and Rana morafkai 
http://cbccommon.amnh.org/center/pubs/pdfs/5-BainandStuartNHBSS2006.pdf

Porcupine

AMNH: Robert S. Voss, Associate Curator of Mammalogy
http://www.amnh.org/science/bios/bio.php?scientist=voss

AMNH Novitates: Revisionary Notes on Neotropical Porcupines Rodentia: Erethizontidae). 2. A Review of the Coendou vestitus Group with Descriptions of Two New Species from Amazonia
http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/2904

Batfish

AMNH: John S. Sparks, Associate Curator and Curator-in-Charge of Ichthyology
http://research.amnh.org/vz/ichthyology/staff/john-s-sparks-phd

AMNH: Museum Scientist’s Team Describes Two New Fish Species from Gulf of Mexico
http://www.amnh.org/news/2010/07/museum-scientist%E2%80%99s-team-describes-two-new-fish-species-from-gulf-of-mexico/

Journal of Fish Biology: Review of the Halieutichthys aculeatus species complex (Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae), with descriptions of two 
new species
http://www.prosanta.net/docs/halietichthyes.pdf