最新发现的十大基因|Top 10 New Species Identified
What do a jelly fish that looks like a box kite, a parasitic wasp that lays her eggs in ants and a night-blooming orchid have in common?
They're among the newly discovered species described in 2011 and singled out for the annual Top Ten New Species List by an international team of experts.
The International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University publishes the annual list. Director Quentin Wheeler says it helps put in focus the threats to biodiversity around the planet.