The annual list of species described by researchers working in Switzerland
The SSS presents the list of new species, plants or animals (including fossils), recently described by researchers working in Switzerland.
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21 New Species 2022
1 extinct giraffe from China
Authors: Shi-Qi Wang, Jie Ye, Jin Meng , Chunxiao Li , Loïc Costeur, Bastien Mennecart, Chi Zhang, Ji Zhang, Manuela Aiglstorfer, Yang Wang, Yan Wu, Wen-Yu Wu and Tao Deng
Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Switzerland; Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
1 beetle from Georgia
Publication: On the genus Scaphisoma Leach, 1815 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scaphidiinae) from Georgia, with description of a new species.
Author: Ivan Löbl
Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland