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Top 7 Coolest Recently Discovered Species

By Becky Ferreira Sep 27, 2012

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Satomi's Pygmy Seahorse

Get a load of these aquatic cuties! Discovered in 2009, the Satomi's pygmy seahorse is the smallest known seahorse in the world, measuring only about 13 by 11 millimeters. A whole family could fit on your fingernail!

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