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DNA confirms amazing Australian isle insect not extinct after all

DNA confirms amazing Australian isle insect not extinct after all

Published 05/10/2017

When black rats invaded Lord Howe Island after the 1918 wreck of the steamship Makambo, they wiped out numerous native species on the small Australian isle in the Tasman Sea including a big, flightless insect that resembled a stick. [more…]