A new land snail species named for equal marriage rights

13 octubre 2014

With more than 300 land snail species, Taiwan holds a remarkable diversity of these creatures and still continues to surprise. During a recent study scientists discovered a new endemic snail species of the genus Aegista from eastern Taiwan and named it to support recent efforts for equal marriage rights — same-sex marriage rights — in Taiwan and around the world.
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