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King_Ghidra
07-02-2006, 15:35:53
http://image.guardian.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2006/02/07/lostbirdGAL.jpg

http://www.guardian.co.uk/gall/0,,1704306,00.html

International scientists have discovered a 'lost world' in an isolated Indonesian jungle, identifying dozens of new species of frogs, butterflies and plants. Here are images of some of the wildlife found during the survey of the Foja mountains in the Papua province.

[EDIT]Further Details: http://www.guardian.co.uk/conservation/story/0,,1704465,00.html

mr_G
07-02-2006, 15:38:31
http://image.guardian.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2006/02/07/brownfrogGAL.jpg
name this frog.......quick

Nills Lagerbaak
07-02-2006, 15:39:40
Venom!



Yeah, I read about this, and it is incredible....especially having just finished a short history of nearly everything...

mr_G
07-02-2006, 15:41:04
Originally posted by Nills Lagerbaak
Venom! Venom it izzzz!!! I'll bet its a killer frog.

Venom
07-02-2006, 15:41:52
All the cute, fuzzy animals already got names. The ugly ass frogs will remain undescribed.

King_Ghidra
07-02-2006, 16:02:52
i call it - the shit frog

paiktis22
07-02-2006, 16:05:04
you have to give it a greek name to make it sound scientific.
(shit=skata)

mr_G
07-02-2006, 16:08:27
Originally posted by King_Ghidra
i call it - the shit frog better shit kiss frog

paiktis22
07-02-2006, 16:12:51
it will turn into a fat sultan for sure

Japher
07-02-2006, 16:17:23
shitakis... sounds greek to me

TV4Fun
07-02-2006, 16:34:12
Originally posted by paiktis22
you have to give it a greek name to make it sound scientific.
(shit=skata) Rana Skata

Venom
07-02-2006, 16:41:52
Originally posted by paiktis22
you have to give it a greek name to make it sound scientific.
(shit=skata)

I'm going to say own goal, even though I suspect paiktis is just being retarded.

It's latin, you dingleberry.

mr_G
07-02-2006, 16:42:44
when in rome

paiktis22
07-02-2006, 16:47:33
and not even there!

shagnasty
07-02-2006, 18:13:21
Originally posted by Japher
shitakis... sounds greek to me

Sounds like a fooking Japanese mushroom to me.

devilmunchkin
07-02-2006, 19:31:38
when i first read the title i read "sex" instead of "six"

Drekkus
07-02-2006, 23:25:59
Originally posted by Nills Lagerbaak
Venom!



Yeah, I read about this, and it is incredible....especially having just finished a short history of nearly everything... So did I. Fantastic book. But what's the special relation between this discovery and the book?

Nills Lagerbaak
08-02-2006, 09:12:12
That bit about animlas friendly animals having been allowed to evolve in isolation, oh and the whole massive section on taxonomy!

mr_G
08-02-2006, 09:25:18
Originally posted by devilmunchkin
when i first read the title i read "sex" instead of "six" you girlzzz can only think about sex.

Oerdin
08-02-2006, 09:36:37
Originally posted by devilmunchkin
when i first read the title i read "sex" instead of "six"

Not getting enough alone time with the boyfriend? :hmm: