Australia is home to seven species of lorikeet, of which the rainbow lorikeet is the best known.
Ants are becoming a popular way for scientists to monitor land managements, as the insect is reactive to changes to the ecosystem.
The organisms that we’re now discovering are often more hidden and more difficult to catch than ever before.
New research disentangles the role Australia played in the evolution of songbirds.
The Earth is full of many varied species from the largest mammals to the tiniest organisms. But we now think there could be ten times more species than was originally thought.
At least 100,000 insects are among the many Australian species still to be formally identified. That’s a problem for any biosecurity experts who need to be able to spot potentially invasive bugs.