Liropus minusculus: The new species discovered on Earth

Tuesday news.  US scientists were able to discover a new species on Earth, a cave dweller that resembles the worms from Men in Black. The minuscule crustacean being is called Liropus minusculus, it has only 0.12 inches and it is compared with the common shrimp because of its bone structure.

The discovery was made on Catalina Island in California, after a series of studies led by Jose Manuel Guerra Garcia of the University of Sevilla. According to the study, the minuscule beings lived in a 30 feet cave under the ocean in a place called Isthmus Reef.


The new species Earth

The finding was published on Zootaxa journal.



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