New Crayfish Species Found in Indonesia Named after Edward Snowden

A spectacular new species of freshwater crayfish, Cherax snowden, has been described from the Oinsok River Drainage, Sawiat District in the central part of the Kepala Burung Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, by Christian Lukhaup from the Humboldt University of Berlin and colleagues. With its orange to greenishly orange motley tip, Cherax snowden has been long-confused [...] —> Read More