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Papua New Guinea | 9 new species of reef fish found in marine conservation areas in West Papua

Scientists in Indonesia have found nine stunning new reef fish species in the protected waters off the country’s largely untouched province of West Papua.


They collected samples of the species from 12 sites at two marine conservation zones, Berau Bay and Nusalasi Van den Bosch Bay, in the coastal district of Fakfak during a two-week field survey in March.


https://news.mongabay.com/2018/05/scientists-highlight-9-new-reef-fish-species-off-west-papua/

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