Over 200 new species found in SE Asia

Associated Press
In this undated photo provided by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), a new psychedelic gecko is seen in Vietnam. It was discovered in Hon Khoai island, Ca Mau province, in southern Vietnam. The psychedelic gecko and a monkey with an "Elvis" hairdo are among 208 new species described last year by scientists in the Mekong River region of Southeast Asia, a conservation group announced Monday, Dec. 12, 2011. (AP Photo/WWF, Lee Grismer) EDITORIAL USE ONLY

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A psychedelic gecko and a monkey with an "Elvis" hairdo are among 208 new species described last year by scientists in the Mekong River region of Southeast Asia, a conservation group announced Dec. 12.

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