New species and weird scientific name news that has found its way to my browser over the past few months. Enjoy.
Pictures of tropical fish that will BLOW YOUR MIND. New and non-new species.
Random Wikipedia browsing reveals that there is at least one species (a spider) named for Cthulhu
The Taxonomic Name Resolution Service – searchable record of plant scientific names, including all documented synonyms – important for those describing new species, as well as for those trying to find historical research on species whose names have changed