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A Masterpiece of Nature? Yuck!

August 10, 2010 by


It appears that the field of ugly animal studies is wide open! Assessing the publication database for the years 1994 through 2008, the researchers found 1,855 papers about chimpanzees, 1,241 on leopards and 562 about lions — but only 14 for that mammalian equivalent of the blobfish, the African manatee. via A Masterpiece of Nature? […]