Brushing off the dust: New snail species found lying in a museum since the 19th century

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  • August 11, 2015
  • Having been collected back in the 19th century during an expedition in South America, a rather small snail species has been sitting around on the shelves of Madrid’s National Museum of Natural Sciences ever since. Covered in more than a century-old dust, it was described as new only recently when an obscure specimen placed in […]