Photo Gallery: The Stunning Diversity of Marine Life
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Photo Gallery: The Stunning Diversity of Marine Life

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185,000 Species and Counting Census of Marine Life Reveals Endless Diversity of Sea Creatures

Researchers have compiled an unprecedented catalogue of ocean-dwellers ranging from plankton crabs to the blue whale. They have logged over 185,000 species so far, but that is believed to be only a fraction of the true total. Biologists say research into ocean biodiversity must be speeded up to help counter mounting threats to marine life.
Von Cinthia Briseño
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