American bumblebee could be declared endangered.

            2 October 2021. Introduction: According to US Fish and Wildlife Services, the American bumblebee population has decreased by 89% in past 20 years, and it could be declared as “endangered species”. Highlights: US Fish & Wildlife Services will conduct a one-year review, after which the species would become protected under “Endangered Species Act (ESA)”. The ESA […]

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New species of blind freshwater eel discovered in Mumbai

2 October 2021. Introduction: New species of blind freshwater eel has been by four scientists from the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI). Highlights Eel species was discovered from a well in Mumbai, Maharashtra. As per scientists, eel is a blind freshwater hypogean. This is the first such discovered species from Maharashtra and Northern Western Ghats. About Blind Eel […]

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