New research in the MBA's online open-access journal Marine Biodiversity Records reveals a new species of seadragon in the Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia.

From the abstract: "Until recently, only two species of seadragon were known, Phycodurus eques (the leafy seadragon) and Phyllopteryx taeniolatus (the common seadragon), both from Australia. In 2015, we described a new species of seadragon, Phyllopteryx dewysea (the ruby seadragon)."

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Feb 9, 2017 By guba