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Discovery of a Unique Snow Scorpionfly S...

Ventral view of female Caurinus tlagu – Photo by Derek Sikes

Researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks announced the discovery of a unique Snow Scorpionfly species in Alaska. The tiny insect is described as being cryptic, enigmatic, strange and so rare as to defy initial identification. A possible predecessor to fleas, the minute creature was found on the northern half of Prince of Wales Island […]