Decade-old photographs shared on social media give away a new species of pygmy grasshopper

  • Pensoft Editorial Team
  • Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment
  • December 15, 2021
  • While scrolling through iNaturalist – a social network where professional and citizen scientists share their photographs, in order to map biodiversity observations from across the globe – a group of students from Croatia discovered a couple of curious pictures, taken in 2008 in the Peruvian rainforest and posted in 2018. What they were looking at was a pygmy grasshopper sporting a unique pattern of lively colors. The motley insect was nothing they have so far encountered in the scientific literature.

    Journal of Orthoptera Research joins scholarly publisher Pensoft’s open access portfolio

  • Pensoft Editorial Team
  • Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment
  • July 10, 2017
  • The Orthopterists’ Society’s Journal of Orthoptera Research (JOR) joins the growing portfolio of open access titles published on the Pensoft-developed journal publishing platform ARPHA (abbreviation for Authoring, Reviewing, Publishing, Hosting and Archiving). The first issue in collaboration with Pensoft is live on the new journal’s website as of June 2017. While preserving its attractive and […]